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Front Range Angler’s 35th Customer Appreciation Day Schedule of Events
April 8, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm MDT
Help us Celebrate Front Range Anglers 35th Anniversary
Come by the shop for a free Customer Appreciation extravaganza! We’re thankful for each and every one of you that have supported our shop over our 35 year history, so we’re having a day just for you! Come see what’s new at the shop: The largest Simms wader/boot display in the Rocky Mountain Region. Our expanded fly selection – we have over 1000 varieties in stock. We also have a new FRA Adventure Travel Program. This will be the greatest day to try out some new gear, tell some fish tales, and kick off the start of the 2017 fly fishing season with us!
Amazing sales ALL day
- Hourly drawings–must be present to win
- Food and beverages featuring local favorites Oskar Blues Brewery, Redstone Meadery and Moe’s Original BBQ
- Representatives on-hand from our premium brands so you can try out all of the latest gear
- Purchase Fishpond products over $100 and receive a free headgate tippet holder or Fishpond Hat.
- Full access to Front Range Anglers’ guides to pick up tips for your favorite front range waters
- Presentations by Will Blair and Gary Loomis will enhance your skills as an angler
- Cast a premium fly rod (Sage, Winston, Scott, Orvis, TFO Edge, GLoomis) and enter to win a 2 night stay at Fall River Village the new “Refined Mountain Resort” in Estes Park
- Grand Prizes: Hosted trip to Christmas Island-Ikari House*, Sage X, Scott Radian, Winston Air, Hatch 5+**, plus much much more
*Details of the Ikari House Drawing available at FRA Shop ** Must be present to win, No Cash Value, Cannot be exchanged or redeemed for other merchandise.
Check out this great gear you could walk away with!
Grand Prize drawings held from 4:30 p.m. – 5:00p.m. (Must be present to win)
| Win a Sage X 9′ 5 wt fly rod
|| Win a 2 Night Stay at Fall River Village by casting a premium rod
|Win a Hatch 5+ Fly Reel!|| Win a Winston Air Fly Rod
| Win an Orvis Recon outfit from Orvis
|Win an Umpqua Switch Sling decked out with Streamside Accessories valued at $250
||Win a $300 SIMMS shopping spree at FRA!|
|Win a hosted trip to Christmas Island with Front Range Anglers|
|Win a Scott Radian 9 ft 5wt Fly Rod!||Additional hourly prizes you won’t want to miss provided by:|
|Must be present to win for Grand Prizes (drawing held 4:30-5:00).
Entry into the drawing is based on dollar-value spent on the day of the event. Receive an extra entry for every $50 spent. You will also receive one entry just for showing up with no purchase necessary!
Schedule of Events
|8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.||Fly Door Buster Deal|
|Purchase THREE dozen flies and get a dozen of our favorite Umpqua Front Range flies for FREE!|
|8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.||Umpqua Baby Boat Box & Front Range Flies Grand Prize Giveaway|
|All day your purchases will get you an entry into the Grand Prize Drawing to win an Umpqua Baby Boat Box with 150 Umpqua flies worth over $500!|
|8:30 a.m. -8:45 a.m.||Presentation: Rigging for European Nymphing
|Umpqua’s Josh Graffam will cover leader setups and sighter options for European nymphing|
|9:00 a.m. – 4:00p.m.||Cast a Premium Fly Rod from Sage, Scott, Winston, TFO or Orvis|
|By casting a premium rod, you will be entered to win a 2 night stay at Fall River Village. Fall River Village is the newest and best located resort in the Estes Park Lodging market. Situated on six and a half acres of beautiful mountain landscape, the resort features 60 new two bedroom, two bath vacation condos. The resort has an in-ground, outdoor pool and year-round, outdoor hot tub, a community room, fire pit and grill areas, and an outdoor recreation area with yard games and a hammock. Perfect for friends and family to gather together for memories that will last a lifetime.|
|9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.||Fly Line Trade-In Offer|
|Nothing brings life back to a fly rod like a new fly line! Trade in any old fly line, and instantly receive a $20 discount on a new Scientific Anglers, or buy a NEW RIO fly line and get a RIO 2 Leader pack & tippet spool!
* Line must be purchased during the event.
|9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.||Sunglasses Fitting|
|Factory representatives from Smith and Costa will be on-hand to help you choose the perfect-fitting polarized eye wear & make sure the frames are optimized to reduce glare, which will ultimately help you catch more fish! All Smith and Costa sunglasses will be 20% off on Saturday only!|
|9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.||SIMMS Waders and Boots Fitting|
|Having the perfect fit in your waders is key to an enjoyable day on the water. Simms offers the most size combinations to make sure you get a perfect fit. We’ll have the Harkins brothers Scott & Chad- Simms factory trained on-site to check fitment for both men and women.|
|9:15 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.||Presentation: Flies for Tight line Nymphing
|Umpqua’s Josh Graffam will cover the essential flies for tight line nymphing.|
|10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.||Presentation: Treating and Dressing Dry flies|
|Umpqua’s Josh Graffam will show you how to get the maximum amount of flotation out of your dry flies, large and small.|
|11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.||Food & Beverages|
|Food and beverages are being provided by Oskar Blues Brewery, Redstone Meadery, and Moe’s Original BBQ. Donations for food and beverage will be accepted, benefiting the Boulder Inner City Outings.
|2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.||Presentation: Fly Fishing Kamchatka|
|Will Blair – The Best of Kamchatka|
|With this being Will’s 17th season on Kamchatka, he has all kinds of stories and photos to share about the mice-eating giant Rainbow Trout that call the Kamchatka Peninsula home.|
|3:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.|| Presentation: Rod Construction and Casting Performance
| Gary Loomis from Edge Fly Rods
|4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.||Grand Prize Drawings Lot of Great Gear!!|
|Make sure you’re here to see if you’ve won one of our incredible Grand Prizes! You must be present to win the grand prizes.|