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Rescued by Fly Fishing

- The tones went off at about 2:30 a.m., and I rolled out of my bunk at the fire station, rubbing sleep from my eyes. I stepped into my bunker gear and slid my arms into the sleeves of my coat like an automaton.

Texas Fly & Brew Returns to Mesquite

- Looking forward to spring fishing? Who isn’t? Fortunately for those of us still stuck in winter, the 5th annual Texas Fly Fishing & Brew Festival is headed to Mesquite on February 26-27, 2022. 
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Texas Fly Fishing & Brew Festival Awarded The Best In Texas

- The Texas Fly Fishing & Brew Festival received gold and silver awards as “The Best In Texas” at the 27th Annual Texas Festivals & Events Association Conference and Trade Show.
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Meet Festival Director Beau Beasley at Hop & Sting Brewery Tuesday, Nov. 16th

- Interested in all things fly fishing while enjoying a good hand crafted Texas Brew?

Grapevine Fly Fishing hosts Fall Shindig Oct. 10

- Grapevine Fly Fishing is ending the season with a Fall Shindig on October 10 starting at 11 a.m. in their parking lot area. Their original old chuck wagon is being rolled in to grill up burgers and hot dogs. Grab a cold local brew provided by Hop and Sting and chat with reps from your […]

Meet Kristian Cole

- Originally from Dallas, Kristian Cole attended Texas A&M Corpus Christi, where he did a lot of poling the flats around Port Aransas for redfish and fishing the jetties for Texas tarpon, jacks, Spanish mackerel, and king mackerel.
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NEW CLASS! Master’s Class: Fishing Tailwaters (Limit 16)

- Tailwater fisheries provide anglers with a dependable four-season fishery that affords anglers with consistent flows, clear water, large populations of trout, and reliable hatches.
Landon Mayer

New Class!  Hunt for Trophy Trout with Landon Mayer 

- This two-hour-long, small-group intensive taught by author and full time guide Landon Mayer is ideally suited for anglers with a passion for trout.

Bourbon and Bass Bugs class

- Does anything beat bourbon and bass fishing? We didn't think so. That's why we've brought our two passions together in a unique Bourbon & Bass Bugs class!
Jerry Hamon

Meet Jerry Hamon

- Jerry Hamon is an avid fly angler, fly tyer, and dedicated kayaker as well as the past president of both the Texas Council of Fly Fishers International and the Mariner-Sails Kayak Fishing Club.
Karlie Roland

New Class! Just for Women: The Independent Fly Angler (Limit 12)

- Brand new to fly fishing? Somewhat experienced on the water but still hesitant to go it all alone? Karlie Roland hears you – and she’s here to help.
Chris Johnson-Big Bass

New Class! Fly Fishing the Republic of Texas (Limit 12)

- The historic Republic of Texas spanned from the current Texas border, northward into New Mexico, Colorado, and even Wyoming. 
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Texas Fly Fishing & Brew Festival Moves Location and Dates

- A new year means new dates and a brand new location for the Texas Fly Fishing & Brew Festival: The 4th Annual Texas Fly & Brew will take place on February 27 and 28, 2021, in Mesquite, just 15 minutes from downtown Dallas.

How To Up Your Fly Fishing Game

- Have you fallen in love with fly fishing and are looking to improve your skills? We’ve compiled a list of the best places to start so you can up your fly fishing game.
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Coronavirus cancels 2020 festival

- Just like your own family, over the past few days our festival family has been affected by the global coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Just yesterday I learned of three active cases of COVID-19 in Collin County, where the Texas Fly & Brew was scheduled to be held next weekend.

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