Antique Fishing Lures
Upcoming Lure Shows
are some of the antique fishing tackle collector shows that are coming
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April 23-25 , 2015 - Temple, Texas
The 10th Annual Award Winning Region 8
Temple, Texas NFLCC Fishing Lure & Tackle Show
Thursday April 23rd thru Saturday April 25th 2015
The show begins with room trading on Thursday & Friday at the Best Western Temple Inn & Suites 602 North General Bruce Drive, Temple, Texas. The hotel is conveniently located adjacent to IH 35. The rooms include free high speed internet, microwave, and refrigerator. A free continental breakfast is served daily. Mention the NFLCC to receive the discounted rate of $74.99 per night for standard rooms or $79.99 for suite rooms. The Best Western phone number is 254-742-1122.
**** Please be advised, the hotel is a small two story hotel that fills up quickly !
The show & auction will take place on Saturday April 25th at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 2218 West Avenue D, Temple, Texas. The K of C is a non-smoking facility with a snack bar available. The doors will be open for Members only from 7:00 am – 8:00 am. The public will be admitted at 8:00 am, the auction will begin at 10:30 am. (Show ends at 2:00 pm.) Public Admission: $5 per person, children 12 & under FREE
Contact Show Host Andy Sonnier @ 254-624-3363 for more information.
May 16 - 17, 2015
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Click the links to preview highlights from the upcoming auction
Megan Boyd Flies
Jeanette Hawley Lure
Captain Elwin Knowles Giant Tuna Reel
The Creek Chub Bait Company Jointed Pikie
A. E. Hall and W. G. Smith Fishing Rod
Rare Salmon & Fly Reels
Carlson "Thomas Browntone" - Bill Edward's Personal Rod
June 12-14 , 2015 - St. Augustine Beach, Florida
FATC Summer Antique Tackle Show
St. Augustine Beach Show
June 12, 13, 14, 2015
Fri. 8am-6pm Sat. 8am-6pm Sun. 8am-12pm
Holiday Isle Oceanfront Resort
860 A1A Beach Blvd. St. Augustine Beach, FL. 32080
Holiday Isle Oceanfront Resort
(904) 471-2555 www.holidayisleoceanfront.com
$112.00 per night, booked by May 11, 2015
to receive the F.A.T.C. rate.
Table and Registration
Registration, $15.00 per member.
8ft. tables, $35.00 each, wall or aisle. Membership dues
must be current to register.
Registration Form and Show Host Information:
Please make checks payable to F.A.T.C. and send to show host:
2435 Ironwood Dr.
Jacksonville, FL. 32216
Phone (904) 424-7071
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June 17-20, 2015 - Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
2015 ORCA Convention
Here are the dates, location, registration form and the preliminary schedule for the 2015 ORCA convention at the International Game Fish Association Hall of Fame & Museum. You must be an ORCA member to attend.
Ed Pritchard – 561-818-1081
Butch Carey – 305-745-1873
The show will be held Wednesday June 17, 2015 through Saturday June 20, 2015.
IGFA Hall of Fame & Museum
300 Gulf Stream Way, Dania Beach, Florida
Admission to the IGFA Museum will be free to all ORCA members for the duration of the show. The IGFA is a 60,000 square foot museum dedicated to fishing and fishing history. The museum also has the most comprehensive fishing library in the world. If you are doing any research on a project you might keep the library in mind and spend an extra day.
Marriott Courtyard Fort Lauderdale Airport & Cruise Port
400 Gulf Stream Way, Dania Beach, Florida
Phone For Reservations: 1-954-342-8333 or toll free 1-888-236-2427
Ask for Old Reel Collectors Room Block
Additional information is available on the ORCA website
July 9 - 11 , 2015 - Springfield, Missouri
NFLCC National Show
The 2015 NFLCC National Show is in Springfield, Missouri. The host hotel is the University Plaza Hotel & Convention Center, 333 John Q. Hammons Parkway, Springfield, MO, 65806. For room reservations call 417-864-7333. When calling mention the NFLCC to receive the special show room rate of $92/night for a standard king or 2 double beds. King Suites are $127.00/night. Show co-hosts are Jack Looney and Don Getz.
Backup hotel is Holiday Inn Express 417-522-0217 or contact Sandy Harrell by email at Sandy.firstname.lastname@example.org
National Show registration forms will be included in the March Gazette
August 7 - 8, 2015 - Bouckville, New York
Lang's Discovery Auction
The "Discovery" Auction will be a huge 2 day sale, including tens of thousands of antique and collectible fishing and hunting related items. Both days, the auction will take place on the Cider House Showfield in Bouckville, NY, under the permanent Pavilion.
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September 10-13 , 2015 - Cincinnati, Ohio
39th ANNUAL FALL CINCINNATI ANTIQUE FISHING TACKLE SHOW
The annual fall Cincinnati Antique Fishing Tackle Show will be held Thursday Sept.10th, Friday Sept. 11th, Saturday Sept. 12th , Sunday Sept. 13th , till 11am 2015. The show runs from about Noon Thursday to noon Sunday. Location is the same as past shows at the Super 8 Inn & suites at I-71 & RT. 741 (exit 25) which is a few miles north of I-275 and across I-71 from Kings Island Amusement Park. PETS ALLOWED FOR AN EXTRA $15 FEE.
This a room to room show all 3 days, with tables available at $5 each. There will be a consignment auction Saturday at 3pm. There are always some great items to bid on.
Attendance fee for sellers is $12.00 per person. Non selling family members are free. Parking lot space &
Registration $24 for 1-3days. Rates are $59.99 per night + tax payable upon check in. Room reservations must be made with the Inn direct by Sept. 1st. Ask for Mr. Singh. Mon, Tue, Wed. Phone 513-398-8075. If you have any problems with reservations host can not guarantee rooms. Attendees must make their own reservations. Host will assign rooms as in the past Sept. 1st and will try to honor requests where possible. Be sure to mention the CINCINNATI TACKLE SHOW when making reservations. CHECK WITH CLERK ABOUT EARLY CHECK OUT OR CANCELLATIONS! PUBLIC VISITING IS FREE.
This is always a large well attended meet with many local and out of state exhibitors and collectors.
This meet is open to the public. Make plans to attend. You will have lots of fun. Lots of nice old tackle.
September 25-26, 2015 - Decatur, Alabama
2015 Region #3 Fall Show
The show dates for the 20th Annual Region 3 Show are September 25th and 26th, 2015 at the Double Tree Decatur Riverfront Hotel, Decatur, Alabama.
The NFLCC room rates are $89 for a double or king and $109 for a suite for Thursday 24th, Friday 25th, and Saturday 26th. Reservations may be made by calling 256-355-3150 after July 1st. Those making reservations should mention the NFLCC show.
The show is a yearly sellout and is almost full with nearly 100 tables reserved so far. Tables are $25.00 each. Registration will be $10.00. We will make every effort to accommodate all members interested in purchasing tables, but remember the availability of additional space for tables is limited. If you want a table you better reserve it soon!
Send Registration payable to: Fred Vengrouskie
4010 Saddlehorn Bend SW
Decatur, AL 35603
Please email me at email@example.com or call Fred Vengrouskie at (256) 348-2336 with any questions concerning the show.
October 9 - 11 , 2015 - Nakomis / Osprey, Florida
FATC Fall Antique Tackle Show
Fri & Sat 8am-5pm
October 10 , 2015 - Baraboo, Wisconsin
Wisconsin Dells Show
28th Annual Region #6 show
Saturday October 10th, 2015Show hours: 7:30 am set-up for members. 8:30am for publicShow ends at 2pmLocatio; Ho-Chunk Convention Center and HotelS3214 US Highway 12Baraboo, WI, 53913Phone; 608-355-1500 or 800-446-5550Be sure to mention NFLCC to receive show rateTables are $25 eachShow Host: Stu Stein 262-284-6357 Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgCo-Host; John Collen 262-632-4635 Email email@example.com
October 17, 2015 - Mountain Home, Arkansas
Arkansas Twin Lakes
Antique Fishing Tackle Swap & ShowSaturday, October 17, 2015 7:30 A.M.Ramada Inn at 1127 NE Hwy 62 in Mountain Home, ARSpecial room rate is $69.00+TaxMake reservations early by calling 870-425-9191This area has lots of people that are retired and the show is highly advertised, so lots of tackle comes in off the street.There will be a huge assortment of old lures, reels, rods and other fishing related items. Tackle collectors from all over the south attend and bring loads of goodies to sell, trade or just to show off! Come early on Saturday morning as many of the traders go home by noon to watch the Hogs play on TV!There will be free appraisals available on site and several auctions during the day as needed.General admission is only $3.00. Table rentals are $15.00 each.Room trading will be on Friday night, Oct. 16!!For more information call: Jerry McCoy 870-405-9238 or 870-481-5199
October 24, 2015 - Ft. Wayne, Indiana
Region 5 NFLCC Lure Show
Oct. 24 Ft. Wayne
Don Hall's Guest House 1313 W. Washington Ctr. Rd.
Exit 311 Interstate 69
Phone 260-489-2525 or 1-800-348-1999
Show hours 7:00 am. To 1:00 pm.
Set up for table exhibitors 6:00 am.
NFLCC Members enter 7:00 am. Public enters 8:00 am.
Table rental is $25.00
Entry fee is $5.00, includes spouse and immediate family under 18.
Room rates are $85.00 for standard room 2 double beds. This rate includes 2 breakfast buffets. If guest would like to get breakfast & dinner special: contact the hotel for special rates.The restaurant is one of the best in the area.
For more information
Table reservations send money to David Saalfrank 1013 e 900 n. Ossian, In. 46777
November 6 - 7 , 2015 - Kelso, Washington
NFLCC Region 9 Fall Show
Kelso Red Lion Hotel
I-5 Exit 39
Contact Harvey Musselman for additional information: firstname.lastname@example.org