November 12th -- West Seattle Artwalk -- At EWA 7-9pm -- FREE We will have on display work from several artists within our industry from metal sculpture to photo on canvas. November 12th -- Ladies Night with Abbie Schuster at EWA @7pm -- FREE Abbie will host this event at the store with some wine and snacks. Sit down with other interested female anglers and talk sport and life, privately shop the store and otherwise enjoy the beginning of the Holiday Season. Please RSVP via phone or email November 19th -- Writer's on the Fly -- Georgetown Brewery @7pm -- $20 One of our favorite events and we are kicking the season off with one heck of a line up. Patagonia Ambassador Dylan Tomine, wild steelhead advocate and author John Larison and Cameron Scott will be on hand to read some of their work as part of this fundraiser for the Wild Steelhead Coalition. Space is limited to 65 people, cost is $20 per person. Please buy tickets here. November 21st -- Rods and Rotors -- Dean Cummings -- H2O Guides, Valdez, Alaska Heli-ski/fly fish trips @7pm -- FREE Dean is long time member of the ski community and passionate angler. He will be in to present the incredible summer opportunities for a ski/fly fish vacation in one of if not the most spectacular locations for both in the world...Alaska, this is going to be your very personal Warren Miller like presentation, don't miss it. Please RSVP for this event via phone or email. November 27th -- BLACK FRIDAY -- Spend $100 and receive a $25 gift card on each purchase. Shipping is free with purchases over $50 on in store and internet purchases. November 28th -- SHOP SMALL SATURDAY -- As a participant in this AMEX event, we are picking up your sales tax on all purchases in the store. Look forward to seeing everyone this weekend. December 19th -- Santa Claus @ EWA -- Steve Duda, editor of The Flyfish Journal will be in as the official fly fishing representative to Santa himself. Photos of yourself and the wee ones with Santa are welcome and free though we are asking for donations to the Wild Steelhead Coalition as a thank you. See everyone there, beverages will be on hand as well. January 28th, 2016 -- EWA Film Festival -- 6pm - 10pm -- FREE The preemptive event for the Fly Fishing Film Tour to be held here in West Seattle at the Admiral Theater the following week. We will be hosting our own film fest with works from a variety of filmmakers including Waist Deep Media, Caldwell Rohrbach, Zangs Films, Sundance Award winner Greg Hamilton and more. 2 categories to see will be under 5 minutes and the 5 second film category. Please RSVP for this event, tickets for F3T will be on sale that evening as well. Space is limited to 70 people. February 3rd, 2016 -- Fly Fishing Film Tour @Admiral Theater, West Seattle -- 7pm - 10pm -- $15 Yes, you read this correctly! We are very excited to bring the F3T to West Seattle this year and every year afterwards so we don't have to leave the island for it! As usual, big pre event the week before at our store and also night of, location TBD but we will intermingle with the filmmakers and the raffle will be huge so you won't want to miss this. We will have tickets for sale at the store here soon so stay in touch. February 12th - 14th, 2016 -- The Fly Fishing Show -- Lynwood Convention Center Very excited to be partnering with Costa for this show this year. We will have a staff on hand to answer questions on the multitude of fisheries in Washington we guide as well as discuss new locations for our international hosted travel. Look forward to seeing everyone there. May 21st, 2016 -- EWA Fly Fest and Guide Cook Off -- Location TBA -- 10am - 4pm -- FREE Never to late to plan for this. Our 2nd annual Fly Fest coupled with our 9th annual guide staff cook off was a huge success last year and we expect it to be more so this coming year. Come test cast all the rods we have in the store from Winston, Scott, Echo, Epic, Fenwick, Gary Anderson and more. All sales reps and our FFF certified staff will be on hand to provide free casting advice. Not to be missed is Abbie Schuster defending her championship plate from last year against the rest of the staff in our cook off which also provides some fabulous finger food mid day. RSVP at the store via email or phone.