The Irish Game Fair - Shanes Castle
25th & 26th June 2022


The Angling Village 2022

“What a memorable weekend at the Antrim Fly Fair at Shane’s Castle. Really great to see so many people visiting the fly-tying section, fishing trade stands, entomology section and casting demonstrations, especially the large numbers of young people interested in fly tying and fly fishing, which is a great way to promote our sport.” - Mark Robinson

“Great day out, lovely to catch up with everyone again and went home with lots of purchases. Well done everyone for a great event” – Ingrid Gault

“Fantastic set up for the kids fishing. From the Entomology to casting lessons and then catching their own fish. Well done everyone! Excellent…” - Liz Dermott

“Absolutely amazing, well done to all involved in making this happen. I have to say it was awesome. Roll on the next one!!” - Bobby Robinson

“This was immense. Shane and the other guys were amazing. Thank you to all involved. Already looking forward to coming back next year.” – Mark Kennedy

“The Antrim Fly Fair was the perfect show for me. I saw many of my FB friends for the first-time face to face and I met many new people. I was there both days and I am so happy that I attended. Thank you, to all the fly tyers on show, they have a big heart, everyone was very willing to advise and show and answer all questions.” - Milan Murin

“Absolutely loved the show, it was my first time at this. Everyone at the fly-tying stations were very knowledgeable. There was fishing and fly-tying equipment for all depths of pockets which was great to see.” - Neill Walker

“Congratulations on a successful show, I thought it was brilliant. it was the first time I'd been to Shane's Castle but I will be back again next year! And hope to see the fly fair there again!” – Peter Heyburn

“It was a great show and I was very happy to have been part of it and was great meeting everyone and also made some great new friends. See you all at the next show again.” – John Maduro

The Angling Village 2022 Kids Casting at the Antrim Fly Fair with ray McKeeman from Straid Fishery Trade Stands at the Antrim Fly Fair 2022 Tony McCann, Mark McLoone, John Maduro & Ryan Houston at the Antrim Fly Fair 2022 Simba Scottish Fly Rods Jane & Simon Barnes at the Antrim Fly Fair 2022

    John Maduro Fly Dresser tying at The Antrim Fly Fair 2022

    Teevor Greene Salmon Fly The Stephenson

    Bug Hunting at the Antrim Fly Fair 2022

    Keith Passant at the Antrim Fly Fair 2022

    Dessie Paul & Melvyn Woods at the Antrim Fly Fair 2022

    Catching a fish at the Antrim Fly Fair 2022

Sponsors of
The Antrim Fly Fair 2022

Sponsors of The Antrim Fly Fair 2022 - Partridge of Redditch, Cadence, Semperfli