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5th Annual Open House

Everyone is welcome to attend the Pa Fly Fishing Museum's 5th Annual Open House and Grand Opening Friday April 7th and Saturday April 8th, 9AM to 5PM both days. This event will be held at the PFFMA's new location, 101 Shady Lane, Carlisle, PA  17013.  Vendors, Craftsmen, Fly Tiers, Artists, Bamboo Rod builders, Raffles and more. No charge for this event!

  Raffle Tickets will be available for our Special 5 Fly Rod Raffle and 6 Guided Fly Fishing Trips. Also Raffle tickets will be offered for a Spruce Creek Guided Trip, Regal Vise, Bass Pro Fly Rod Outfit and TCO gift Card.

The Comfort Inn, adjacent to the PA Fly Fishing Museum, will provide free coffee and a big breakfast for the very reasonable price of $5.00, to all museum guests.  Afternoon light refreshments complements of PFFMA.


  Check out our Facebook Page...Pa Fly Fishing Museum, for photos of new Museum.


  Thank you all for your support.




The Pennsylvania Fly Fishing Museum’s 18th Annual Fundraising Banquet and Auction will be held Saturday, November 12, 2016 at the Comfort Suites Carlisle, 10 South Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA 17013.


Festivities begin at 5PM with a cash bar, silent and live auction item viewing, and musical entertainment.  A buffet dinner begins at 6 PM., followed by our annual museum induction ceremony.  A short presentation containing slides from the private collections of Vince Marinaro, Jim Bashline and Lefty Kreh will follow the induction ceremony.

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 5 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, or by sending a check to: PFFMA, PO BOX 205, Boiling Springs, PA 17007.  Deadline for banquet ticket purchase is Friday, November 4th.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.

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 Jim Rainey at if you wish to donate any items, trips, gift cards, services, etc.


Live and Silent Auction Items

We have an awesome line-up of auction items for your bidding pleasure. Included are an array of fly fishing trips, rods, reels, artwork, books, and other items. If you are attending the banquet, you may bid on these items during our LIVE and SILENT auctions. But if you cannot attend, you may submit a proxy bid. Here is how the proxy bids will work.