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PA Fly Fishing Museum Annual Banquet set for Nov. 4

Oct 08, 2017
Everyone is welcome to attend.....The Pennsylvania Fly Fishing Museum’s 19th Annual Fundraising Banquet and Auction will be held Saturday, November 4, 2017 at the Carlisle Comfort Suites

Everyone is welcome to attend.....The Pennsylvania Fly Fishing Museum’s 19th Annual Fundraising Banquet and Auction will be held Saturday, November 4, 2017 at the Carlisle Comfort Suites, 10 South Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA 17013. Overnight guestrooms are available at a rate of $89.00 per night with a $4.00 per night per vehicle parking charge. A hot continental breakfast is included in the guestroom rate. Reservations may be made by calling 717-960-1000. 

Festivities begin at 5PM. Cash bar, silent and live auction item viewing, and musical entertainment. A buffet dinner begins at 6 PM. This year's inductees are Andy Renzetti, Charles K. Fox, Gifford Pinchot and President Jimmy Carter. Rod Cross will be our Banquet Master of Ceremonies. 

In addition to the many silent and live auction items, we will be drawing the winning raffle tickets for the 5 Fly Rods and the 6 Guide/Hosted Fly Fishing Trips. Raffle tickets are available online and may also be purchased at the banquet. 

Buffet banquet tickets are $40 each. The buffet includes, salad, rolls, 2 entree selections, starch, vegetable, chef's choice dessert and coffee and iced tea. A vegetarian entrée option is available with advanced notice. Buffet tickets may be purchased online thru our website http://www.paflyfishing.org or by sending a check to: PFFMA, PO BOX 205, Boiling Springs, PA 17007. Deadline for banquet ticket purchase is Wednesday, November 1st. 

Museum members can also stay at the Comfort Inn Carlisle, 77 Shady Lane, Carlisle, PA 717-706-3400 (adjacent to the Pennsylvania Fly Fishing Museum). Member rates are $74.00 per room + taxes and also includes a Continental Breakfast. Rooms are limited, make your reservations early. Not a member? You can become a member for as little as $25.00. Details are on our website at http://www.paflyfishing.org or back of Newsletter. 

As the banquet is one of the main fundraisers for the year, we will happily accept any donations, fly fishing related or not. Please contact Bill Skilton at usaflies@pa.net if you wish to donate any items, trips, gift cards, services, etc.