Winner of the Fly Tying Contest

The first annual Branson Fly Tying contest deadline for entry has come and past and we have our first winner.  Danny Ward Jr., of Arkansas has won in two categories, “Articulated Streamer” and ” Hopper/ Terrestrial”.  You can see these fly’s that will be mounted in  a shadow box display at this years Branson Fly Fishing Exposition, July 26 & 27, 2019 Danny is also scheduled to be one of our tyers on Saturday the 27, 2019.  The “Expo” will be held at the Branson Lion’s Club, 1015 E. Hwy 76, Branson, MO.  Here is Danny tying one of his beautiful streamers at another event earlier this year. Be sure to come to this years event, entry is free, and there will be a lot of great fly tying demonstrations going on both Friday and Saturday.  There is also going to be some great raffle prizes  offered at this event, such as Orvis Helios fly rod, a nice Kayak, guided fishing trips, etc.

Photo by: Dennis Stead

Photo by: Dennis Stead