Upcoming Shows

The NFLCC holds 15-20 Regional Shows and one National Meet and Show throughout the U.S. each year.  Our shows are a great way to see interesting displays, meet fellow collectors, and learn about history.  A wide variety of fishing tackle and angling history is represented in the collections of NFLCC members.  Some members specialize in specific tackle companies; others collect tackle from their own state or region.  Many collections are extensive, although most members have modest numbers of lures, reels, or other tackle items.  

Current members may attend as many shows as they like (registration required).  Non-members may attend a show by paying a small Temporary Membership fee, which we will deduct from the cost of membership if you decide to join.

Send us an email at if you would like to have your show’s information added to this list. Please ensure all flyer submissions are in .pdf format. 


Region 1 New England Vintage Fishing Tackle Show – CANCELLED

April 2020 – Andover/ Tewksbury, Massachusetts

15th Annual Temple, TX Lure Show

April 23-25, 2020 – Temple Texas

Temple 2020 flyer>

<<< 2020 NFLCC National Show and Meeting – Springfield, IL  >>>

July 16, 17, and 18, 2020

Show Hosts: Dave Saalfrank and Dennis Sweeney

Springfield 2020 Nationals Flyer and Registration form >

Region 3 Fall Show

September 25-26, 2020 – Decatur, AL

Decatur 2020 flyer >

Region 1 – Albany NY

October 1, 2020

Region 6 – Oshkosh, WI

October 3, 2020

Region 8 – Burleson, TX

October 24, 2020

*** 2021***

 Region 3 – Pigeon Forge, TN

January 8-9, 2021

Great Milwaukee Classic

January 13-16, 2021

Milwaukee 2021 flyer>

Region 6 – Oshkosh, WI

October 2, 2021

The following shows are from our friends and other tackle collecting clubs.  These are not NFLCC-sanctioned events.

Buckeye Lake Area Civic Association

August 1, 2020 – Hebron, OH

Buckeye Lake Flyer 2020>

Old Reel Collectors Association (ORCA) 2020 National Show

September 16-19, 2020 – Frankfort, Kentucky

Link to ORCA Site> 

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