Ennis-on-the-Madison Fly Fishing Festival
Sept 1, Celebrate the Madison River at the Ennis-on-the-Madison Fly Fishing Festival!
Fly fishing enthusiasts of all ages gather in Ennis on Labor Day weekend for the Ennis-on-the-Madison Fly Fishing Festival. It is a chance to celebrate the sport of fly-fishing and enjoy a family-
Vendors include our great raffle sponsor Clackacraft, Simms Fishing Company, Winston Rods as well as artists, authors and food purveyors. Eat, mingle, swap fish tales and enjoy a beautiful day in Peter T Park.
RE/MAX Mountain Properties, The Tackle Shop, and the Ennis Chamber of Commerce have partnered to hold a one-day Fly Fishing Festival on Friday, September 1 at Peter T’s Park.At 12 PM there will be vendors, music, kid’s activities, and a raffle.At 5pm there will be a BBQ dinner & refreshments. The dinner is $10.At 7 PM 150 seats are available at the Madison Theatre for a showing of the Costa SLAM fly fishing movie. The MC for the event will be well renowned fly fisher-woman Hilary Hutcheson. The Madison River Foundation drift boat raffle and the Festival raffle will be held at intermission. Movie ticket is $5 and can be purchased ahead of time at the Tackle Shop or the Chamber office.
Costa SLAM is the engaging story of three anglers from different walks of life in pursuit of the same epic challenge with just a few days to accomplish it. We are launching this exciting new production nationwide, alongside two celebrated short films – “Old Friends New Fish” and “Odd Man Out” to offer the Costa SLAM Film Event, a dynamic movie package celebrating women’s fly fishing pursuits.
8 pm – ClackaCraft drift boat drawing
We are so pleased to once again be offering raffle tickets on a Clackacraft Driftboat & Trailer – Drawing during the festival! Be sure to get your raffle ticket at any of our sponsoring businesses including El Western Cabins & Lodges, Rainbow Valley Lodge, Ennis Chamber of Commerce, The Tackle Shop, Fan Mountain Inn or Madison River Fishing Company.