EXPO HALL HOURS

Friday, March 18th, 2022 1pm-7pm

 

Saturday, March 19th, 2022 9am-6pm

 

Sunday, March 20st, 2022 10am-4pm

 

Saturday Film Showcase

6pm – 10pm (More Information)

2022 Expo Schedule

Room A Room B Hutton Arena Casting Area Casting Pool
1:30 PM
Smallmouth Bass: Tactics for Challenging Fish
Kip Vieth
1:30 PM
2:30 PM
Open Casting
Open for Demo and Instruction
1:30 PM
6:15 PM
Open for Casting
when accompanied by an instructor or exhibitor
1:30 PM
4:00 PM
1:45 PM
2:00 PM
2:15 PM
2:30 PM
2:45 PM
Tying Top Water Foam Flies for Panfish!
Scott Nordby
2:45 PM
3:45 PM
Quick and fun flies to tie for top water panfish!
Fly Fishing for Beginners
Evan Griggs
2:45 PM
3:45 PM
Fly Fishing Northern Minnesota
Carl Haensel
2:45 PM
3:45 PM
3:00 PM
3:15 PM
3:30 PM
3:45 PM
4:00 PM
Euro Style Nymphing
Rob Kimm
4:00 PM
5:00 PM
Tube and Cotter Pin Pike Flies
Bob Wagner
4:00 PM
5:00 PM
Plus tips on targeting larger pike!
35 Seasons of Fly Fishing Alaska
Bob White
4:00 PM
5:00 PM
Spey Casting on the Water
Paul Sandstrom
4:00 PM
5:00 PM
4:15 PM
4:30 PM
4:45 PM
5:00 PM
Open for Casting
when accompanied by an instructor or exhibitor
5:00 PM
6:15 PM
5:15 PM
Tying Flies to Fish in New Zealand
Mike Corrigan
5:15 PM
6:15 PM
Fly Fishing the Vermillion River
Matthew Doth
5:15 PM
6:15 PM
Fly Fishing & Writing
John Gierach
5:15 PM
6:15 PM
5:30 PM
5:45 PM
6:00 PM

Room A

  • Tying Top Water Foam Flies for Panfish! Scott Nordby
    2:45 PM - 3:45 PM
  • Euro Style Nymphing Rob Kimm
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Tying Flies to Fish in New Zealand Mike Corrigan
    5:15 PM - 6:15 PM

Room B

  • Fly Fishing for Beginners Evan Griggs
    2:45 PM - 3:45 PM
  • Tube and Cotter Pin Pike Flies Bob Wagner
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Fly Fishing the Vermillion River Matthew Doth
    5:15 PM - 6:15 PM

Hutton Arena

  • Smallmouth Bass: Tactics for Challenging Fish Kip Vieth
    1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Fly Fishing Northern Minnesota Carl Haensel
    2:45 PM - 3:45 PM
  • 35 Seasons of Fly Fishing Alaska Bob White
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Fly Fishing & Writing John Gierach
    5:15 PM - 6:15 PM

Casting Area

  • Open Casting Open for Demo and Instruction
    1:30 PM - 6:15 PM

Casting Pool

  • Open for Casting when accompanied by an instructor or exhibitor
    1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Spey Casting on the Water Paul Sandstrom
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Open for Casting when accompanied by an instructor or exhibitor
    5:00 PM - 6:15 PM
Room A Room B Hutton Arena Casting Area Casting Pool
9:30 AM
Tying Wet Flies for Panfish
Scott Nordby
9:30 AM
10:30 AM
Scott's best sunfish and crappie flies and how to fish them.
Fly Fishing for Beginners
Evan Griggs
9:30 AM
10:30 AM
Night Fishing and Mousing the Driftless
Ger Moua
9:30 AM
10:30 AM
Open Casting
Open for Demo and Instruction
9:30 AM
12:00 PM
Open for Casting
when accompanied by an instructor or exhibitor
9:30 AM
10:30 AM
9:45 AM
10:00 AM
10:15 AM
10:30 AM
10:45 AM
Youth Fly Fishing Program
Monta Hayner
10:45 AM
11:45 AM
Fly Fishing the BWCA & Quetico
Brent Notbohm
10:45 AM
11:45 AM
The Stories Behind the Images - The Art of Bob White
Bob White
10:45 AM
11:45 AM
Learn to Roll Cast
Evan Griggs
10:45 AM
11:45 AM
11:00 AM
11:15 AM
11:30 AM
11:45 AM
12:00 PM
Fly Tying Demo: Holly's Favorite Trout Flies for Spring
Paul Johnson
12:00 PM
1:00 PM
Fishing and Understanding Driftless Trout Habitat Improvement
John Lenczewski
12:00 PM
1:00 PM
Fishing Alaska's Kenai Peninsula
Grant Anderson
12:00 PM
1:00 PM
Fly Casting Program
Mike Fischer
12:00 PM
1:00 PM
Spey Casting on the Water
Paul Sandstrom
12:00 PM
1:00 PM
12:15 PM
12:30 PM
12:45 PM
1:00 PM
Open Casting
Open for Demo and Instruction
1:00 PM
4:45 PM
Open for Casting
1:00 PM
2:30 PM
1:15 PM
Muskie Flies: Using Synthetics for Large Profiles Without the Bulk
Brian Smolinski
1:15 PM
2:15 PM
The Kalsta Ranch on the Big Hole River: Fly Fishing & Conservation in SW Montana
Mike Dvorak & Dan Frasier
1:15 PM
2:15 PM
Lake Superior Steelhead on the North and South Shore
Carl Haensel
1:15 PM
2:15 PM
1:30 PM
1:45 PM
2:00 PM
2:15 PM
2:30 PM
Restoring the Kinnickinnic River
Duke Welter
2:30 PM
3:30 PM
Muskies: Tactics for Challenging Fish
Kip Vieth
2:30 PM
3:30 PM
Fly Fishing & Writing
John Gierach
2:30 PM
3:30 PM
Spey Casting Demonstration
Tim Pantzlaff
2:30 PM
3:30 PM
2:45 PM
3:00 PM
3:15 PM
3:30 PM
Open for Casting
when accompanied by an instructor or exhibitor
3:30 PM
4:45 PM
3:45 PM
Fly Tying Competition
Bob Mitchell's Fly Shop
3:45 PM
4:45 PM
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Midwest Carp: How to Catch Them on the Fly
Dan Frasier
3:45 PM
4:45 PM
What's New in Driftless Trout Stream Management
Brian Nerbonne
3:45 PM
4:45 PM
MN DNR Regional Fisheries Manager
4:00 PM
4:15 PM
4:30 PM

Room A

  • Tying Wet Flies for Panfish Scott Nordby
    9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Youth Fly Fishing Program Monta Hayner
    10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
  • Fly Tying Demo: Holly's Favorite Trout Flies for Spring Paul Johnson
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Muskie Flies: Using Synthetics for Large Profiles Without the Bulk Brian Smolinski
    1:15 PM - 2:15 PM
  • Restoring the Kinnickinnic River Duke Welter
    2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
  • Fly Tying Competition Bob Mitchell's Fly Shop
    3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

Room B

  • Fly Fishing for Beginners Evan Griggs
    9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Fly Fishing the BWCA & Quetico Brent Notbohm
    10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
  • Fishing and Understanding Driftless Trout Habitat Improvement John Lenczewski
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • The Kalsta Ranch on the Big Hole River: Fly Fishing & Conservation in SW Montana Mike Dvorak & Dan Frasier
    1:15 PM - 2:15 PM
  • Muskies: Tactics for Challenging Fish Kip Vieth
    2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
  • Midwest Carp: How to Catch Them on the Fly Dan Frasier
    3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

Hutton Arena

  • Night Fishing and Mousing the Driftless Ger Moua
    9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  • The Stories Behind the Images - The Art of Bob White Bob White
    10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
  • Fishing Alaska's Kenai Peninsula Grant Anderson
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Lake Superior Steelhead on the North and South Shore Carl Haensel
    1:15 PM - 2:15 PM
  • Fly Fishing & Writing John Gierach
    2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
  • What's New in Driftless Trout Stream Management Brian Nerbonne
    3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

Casting Area

  • Open Casting Open for Demo and Instruction
    9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Fly Casting Program Mike Fischer
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Open Casting Open for Demo and Instruction
    1:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Casting Pool

  • Open for Casting when accompanied by an instructor or exhibitor
    9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Learn to Roll Cast Evan Griggs
    10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
  • Spey Casting on the Water Paul Sandstrom
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Open for Casting
    1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Spey Casting Demonstration Tim Pantzlaff
    2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
  • Open for Casting when accompanied by an instructor or exhibitor
    3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Room A Room B Hutton Arena Casting Area Casting Pool
10:30 AM
Fly Tying Demo: Paul's Favorite Trout Flies For Summer
Paul Johnson
10:30 AM
11:30 AM
Introduction to Fly Fishing
Evan Griggs
10:30 AM
11:30 AM
Finding and Mapping Trout Streams in the Midwest and Beyond
Zach Pope
10:30 AM
11:30 AM
Open Casting
Open for Demo and Instruction
10:30 AM
11:45 AM
Spey Casting on the Water
Tim Pantzlaff
10:30 AM
11:30 AM
10:45 AM
11:00 AM
11:15 AM
11:30 AM
Open for Casting
when accompanied by an instructor or exhibitor
11:30 AM
3:15 PM
11:45 AM
Catching and Cooking Northern Pike
Val Wagner
11:45 AM
12:45 PM
Be ready to taste amazing northern pike!
Saltwater Fly Fishing 101: Traveling and Catching Fish on the Fly
Kip Vieth
11:45 AM
12:45 PM
The North Woods Musky Experience
Bob White
11:45 AM
12:45 PM
Fly Casting Demonstration
Adam Aikens
11:45 AM
12:45 PM
12:00 PM
12:15 PM
12:30 PM
12:45 PM
Open Casting
Open for Demo and Instruction
12:45 PM
3:15 PM
1:00 PM
Buying, Collecting & Fishing Fiberglass Rods
Scott Hanson
1:00 PM
2:00 PM
Kayak Fishing the MN and IA Driftless
Mel Hayner
1:00 PM
2:00 PM
Fly Fishing and Writing
John Gierach
1:00 PM
2:00 PM
1:15 PM
1:30 PM
1:45 PM
2:00 PM
2:15 PM
Program TBD
2:15 PM
3:15 PM
Urban Fly Fishing the Twin Cities
Evan Griggs
2:15 PM
3:15 PM
2:30 PM
2:45 PM
3:00 PM

Room A

  • Fly Tying Demo: Paul's Favorite Trout Flies For Summer Paul Johnson
    10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Catching and Cooking Northern Pike Val Wagner
    11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Buying, Collecting & Fishing Fiberglass Rods Scott Hanson
    1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Program TBD
    2:15 PM - 3:15 PM

Room B

  • Introduction to Fly Fishing Evan Griggs
    10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Saltwater Fly Fishing 101: Traveling and Catching Fish on the Fly Kip Vieth
    11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Kayak Fishing the MN and IA Driftless Mel Hayner
    1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Hutton Arena

  • Finding and Mapping Trout Streams in the Midwest and Beyond Zach Pope
    10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  • The North Woods Musky Experience Bob White
    11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Fly Fishing and Writing John Gierach
    1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Urban Fly Fishing the Twin Cities Evan Griggs
    2:15 PM - 3:15 PM

Casting Area

  • Open Casting Open for Demo and Instruction
    10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
  • Fly Casting Demonstration Adam Aikens
    11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Open Casting Open for Demo and Instruction
    12:45 PM - 3:15 PM

Casting Pool

  • Spey Casting on the Water Tim Pantzlaff
    10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Open for Casting when accompanied by an instructor or exhibitor
    11:30 AM - 3:15 PM
No events available!

Event Location

Expo:

Hamline University Walker Fieldhouse

1550 Hewitt Ave, St. Paul, MN 55104

 

Film Showcase and Friday Night Social:

Hamline University Anne Simley Theatre

1530 W Taylor Ave, St Paul, MN 55104

Click here for a map of the Hamline Area and free parking options.

 

Interested in volunteering and lending a hand? More information here.

Friday, March 18th, 2022 6:30-10:00pm

You are invited to attend the Friday Night Social & Happy Hour event, hosted by Fly Fishing Women of MN!  All are welcome, as we safely gather and celebrate collaboration & inclusivity in fly fishing across the Midwest. There will be opportunities for socializing, raffles, fun games, and giveaways throughout the evening. Come and share your fish tales with us! Appetizers and a cash bar will be available.Tickets are $5 and can be purchased both online in advance and at the door.  Any tickets for this event purchased online in advance will be eligible for a special drawing

Stay for the 2022 Fly Fishing Film and Video Showcase

The 2022 Film Screening will occur on Saturday, March 20th at the Hamline University Theater at 6pm. We will feature screenings of regional submitted films, catered spread of appetizers, and local beer on tap. Top prizes for videos previous included a new Sage fly rod and gear package, top Redington Sonic Pro Waders, and Fishpond Westwater Fly Fishing Duffel, 2022 prizes TBA. The submission period for 2022 films is now open.

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