The Mountain Bridge Chapter of Trout Unlimited has announced plans for its upcoming “Fly Fishing Film Tour” event in the Upstate of South Carolina. The Fly Fishing Film Tour is the entertainment event of the year for America’s fly fishers. The Tour showcases some of the country’s best independent outdoor filmmakers with highly exciting fly fishing videos from around the world featuring both fresh and saltwater action. Each year the film tour screens in over 150 North American cities. Check online atwww.flyfilmtour.com.
This event will be held on September 30th at Brewery 85, an upstate premier craft brewery located at 6 Whitlee Court in Greenville. Doors open at six PM with the show starting at seven. Advanced tickets ($12) can be acquired online at www.mbtu.org, at Luthi’s Outfitters and other local and regional fly shops, or can be bought at the door for $15. Beverages and snacks will also be available for purchase at Brewery 85.
Door prizes, along with raffles and silent auctions of fly fishing equipment will be held at the event to provide funding for continuing the Mountain Bridge Chapter’s service projects, including:
• Veterans Services – Project Healing Waters – Fly Fishing Program
• Youth Education – Trout-In-The-Classroom Program
• Cold Water Conservation – Restoration, protection and other service projects for the cold water streams of the Upstate of South Carolina