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All about Bourbon and Bass Bugs

Did you know that all bourbon is whiskey, but not all whiskey is bourbon? In fact, there’s a great deal about distilled spirits that most of us don’t know. Considering the economic and cultural significance of bourbon–not to mention its distinctive deliciousness–we really should know more.

Museum honors Hall of Fame inductees

Festival Director Beau Beasley will be the Master of Ceremonies for the 3rd Annual Fly Fishing Museum of the Southern Appalachians Hall of Fame induction ceremony in Bryson City, North Carolina. 

Farm Girl Graphics

Pennsylvania artist joins Virginia Fly Fishing and Wine Festival

The only thing better than a precious memory is a work of art that immortalizes that memory forever. Meet Tiffany London, owner of Farm Girl Graphics – one of our newest art vendors.

American Angler

Get an edge from the pros at American Angler

No matter where you wet a line – from Virginia’s brook trout streams to the farm ponds in your own backyard – we want to connect you with experts who share our vision for the sport.

Extra Plenty is a ‘watermelon-candy’ brewed ale

Our good friends at Steam Bell Beer Works have just released a new summertime brew: Extra Plenty, which features hibiscus and locally sourced cucumbers brewed to refreshing perfection, is reminiscent of watermelon candy. Pink Himalayan salt rounds out Extra Plenty’s flavor with just a hint of salinity. 

Houston-based Dagon Apparel coming to Virginia

The weather’s been so changeable this summer here in the Old Dominion that it’s hard to know what each day’s uniform should be: t-shirt and shorts, or rain jacket and waders?! The good news is that, regardless of the vagaries of the weather, Dagon Apparel has you covered.

temple fork outfitters

Congratulations to Temple Fork Outfitters

Our longtime friends at Temple Fork Outfitters continue to turn out rods that are picking up awards both here at home and in Europe.