PRLog - March 29, 2011 - Now there are two celebrities casting in the new season: Laurence Hobgood and Mark Ruffalo. This celebrity duo will share the water with Assemblywoman Aileen Gunther, CFFCM's Phelan Family, and young Johannes Mason for the biggest and most important First Cast on April 2 at Roscoe NY's famous Junction Pool.
Following First Cast, scheduled to drop at 7:30AM attendees will be invited to a meet and greet our guests for pictures and chats. After, approx 8 - 8:15 you are invited to another fly fishing celebrity's home for a surprise birthday party with cake and coffee provided by the Roscoe Chamber of Commerce. This will be a great day in the history of fly fishing. Fly Fishing is for everyone and from every walk of life.
Enjoy great activities all day long...Ted Patlen will be tying flies in the Museum where America's greatest wet fly tyer and historian, Don Bastian will display his magnificent collection of Bergman Wet Flies for the last time and Jack Yelle will avail his limited edition First Cast Print with all of our guests autographs. Stay a while or visit Mike Canazon and the bamboo boys at the Livingston Manor Gym for a spring tune up and casting clinic. At 11:00 AM return to the Museum and get a hot cup of Agnes Van Put's traditional soup. Stay around and socialize. It is a full day of fun.
At 6PM the annual Roscoe Chamber of Commerce Two Headed Trout Dinner will take place at the Rockland House. Meet up again with Laurence Hobgood and Mark Ruffalo and wrap up a great day in the Catskills. Dinner reservations can be made at 607-498-4139 Space is limited.
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SCVA is a Destination Marketing Organization dedicated to promoting the Sullivan County Catskills. It is Home to the Original 1969 Woodstock Festival and the Catskill Fly Fishing Center and Museum. Bethel Woods Center for the Arts and Museum, arts culture and outdoor adventure.