The Fishing Show 2019
Saturday 8th – Sunday 9th June 2019
Get hooked on Fishing! The Fishing Show Yorkshire is the UK’s newest highlight in every angler’s calendar.
The Fishing Show Yorkshire brings together every anglers fishing favourites under one roof. Showcasing the best brands, the latest gear and the biggest personalities. The first ever dedicated fishing show of its kind to be held in Yorkshire.
Whether you are a seasoned angler or and absolute beginner looking to learn about fishing. The Fishing Show Yorkshire will cover all aspects of angling. Including carp, coarse, fly fishing, sea fishing and fly tying. There will be talks, demonstrations, expert advice, workshops, and lots of retail stands to get all the latest gear, or buy a simple kit to get you started.
The Fishing Show Yorkshire is also set to feature many guest speakers
New face of angling Marina Gibson and well-known fly fisherman Paul Procter have embraced the new event. Internationally renowned carp angler Rob Hughes who manages the England carp fishing team, has also added his backing.
Marina said: “I’m so excited to be involved in the first ever ‘The Fishing Show’! There’s so much fishing in Yorkshire and its surrounding areas so it’s the perfect stepping stone for people who need that first bit of advice to get them through the starting barrier. The enthusiasm that the team behind it has shown so far has been above and beyond. The whole ethos behind the show is to be as inclusive as possible, targeting families, children, millennials and of course all ages, sex and abilities. Whether you already fish or you want to give it a go there will be something for everyone whether that be coarse, fly fishing, demos, advice, instructors, tackle, clothing and the list goes on… See you there!”
Cumbrian based Paul Procter is one of the most well-known and enthusiastic fly fishermen in the UK. Described as an outstanding angler, fly tyer, writer and fly caster, when he’s not contributing to the leading publications of Trout & Salmon, Trout Fishermen and Fieldsports Paul is delighted to be involved in the inaugural ‘The Fishing Show.’
“An event like this has been long overdue in Yorkshire and I’m looking forward to sharing my knowledge with the visitors. For once the organisers have listened and it appears there will be talks, demonstrations, workshops and advice for rank beginners right through to those who waft a rod on a more regular basis. Most of all, we must cater for youngsters, ladies and families to show them how easy and fun fishing can be!”
What’s on at the Fishing Show Yorkshire
Visitors can check out all the latest gear from leading tackle manufacturers. Get ahead of the game and be the first to add state-of-the-art kit to your tackle box. Let the expert’s guide you through their products so you know you are buying just the right thing.
Make sure you have a chat with the brands on the day to get the best prices and pick up some monster deals on tackle and bait. You name it, you’ll find at The Fishing Show.
Get the whole family fired up for fishing with some exciting games and challenges. You’ll be able to book hands on demo’s with friendly experts at the established outdoor ponds. We’ve also got a Gone Fishin’ play zone with games, arts, crafts, as well as fun challenges where children can hone their techniques and ignite their passion for all things fishing.
Take a seat in the theatre zone for some insider insights and remarkable stories. The Fishing Show will feature some of the biggest names in fishing, reeling you in with their tips and tales. So take a seat, relax and enjoy!