FILSON COMMUNITY EVENTS

We build products to accompany your outdoor pursuits and offer a variety of events in our retail locations to entertain, educate, and support time spent outdoors. From rewaxing workshops to demonstrations with product experts, there are a variety of events that may suit your interests.

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Fly Fishing Collaborative Happy Hour

Fly Fishing Collaborative Happy Hour Join us for an evening of fishing stories and learn about the social justice work that Fly Fishing Collaborative is doing around the world. 20% of sales during the event will be donated to FFC. 

There will also be: 
Fly Tying demos
Free beer & snacks
Fly Fishing product giveaways
BYOR - Bring your own record to throw on our turntable 

Free limited run poster by Ed Anderson (while supplies last)
RSVP to let us know your coming

Portland Store

Mar 21, 2019

7:00-9:00pm

526 NW 13th Ave, Portland, OR 97209

Fly Fishing Workshop - Vancouver

Fly Fishing Workshop - Vancouver Join us for an evening of fly fishing stories and tips from Michael & Young Fly Shop focused on Steelhead fishing. 

Live Music by Pernell Reichert
Beer by Stanley Park Brewing
Fly fishing product giveaways
Free Filson koozies
Free limited run poster by Ed Anderson (while supplies last)

Vancouver Store

Mar 23, 2019

6:00-9:00pm

47 Water St, Vancouver, BC V6B 1A1

Fly Fishing Workshop - DC

Fly Fishing Workshop - DC Join us for fly tying demonstrations and information about local fisheries from FlyTimes DC. 20% of sales during the event will be donated to Friends of Fletcher's Cove. 

Beer provided
Free Filson koozies
Fly Fishing giveaway
Free limited run poster by Ed Anderson (while supplies last)

RSVP to let us know your coming!

Washington D.C. Store

Mar 23, 2019

1:00-4:00pm

1631 14th St NW, Washington, DC 20009

Fly Fishing Workshop - Edina

Fly Fishing Workshop - Edina Join us for a fly tying demonstration with Laughing Trout where three fly tyers will showcase various fly patterns and tying techniques. 

20% of sales during the event will be donated to MN Twin Cities Chapter of Trout Unlimited, who will be on-site, co-hosting the event with Filson and Laughing Trout. 

Beer provided
Free Filson Koozies
Fly fishing giveaways

Free limited run poster by Ed Anderson (while supplies last)

Edina Store

Mar 23, 2019

2:00-5:00pm

3510 Galleria #3195, Edina, MN 55435

Fly Fishing Fair - Seattle Flagship

Fly Fishing Fair - Seattle Flagship Fly Tying Demo and Pop-Up with Emerald Water Anglers
Casey Underwood fish art pop-up
Free coffee and donuts
Fly Fishing product giveaways
Free Filson koozies
Free limited run poster by Ed Anderson

20% of sales during the event will be donated to Wild Steelhead Coalition

Filson Seattle Flagship - Seattle, WA

Mar 23, 2019

10:00am-2:00pm

1741 1st Ave S, Seattle, WA 98134

Fly Fishing Fair - NYC Flagship

Fly Fishing Fair - NYC Flagship

Hands-On Workshops
Learn knot-tying & fly-tying with FreeStone Expeditions
Art Giveaway
Win a live salmon & fishing fly sketch by artists Caleb Booth & Jacob Hayes
Free food and drinks 
Free limited run posters by artist/fly fishermen Ed Anderson 

Filson New York Flagship

Mar 23, 2019

12:00-4:00pm

876 Broadway, New York, NY 10003

Fly Fishing Workshop - Detroit

Fly Fishing Workshop - Detroit Join us for fly tying demos and learn about fishing in Michigan with Ethan Winchester of Boyne Outfitters.

Beer provided
Fly fishing product giveaways
Free Filson koozies
Free limited run poster by Ed Anderson (while supplies last)

Detroit Store

Mar 23, 2019

2:00-6:00pm

441 W Canfield St, Detroit, MI 48201

Basics of Fly Fishing - Plano

Basics of Fly Fishing - Plano Join us for an intro to fly fishing talk with our friends at Tailwaters Fly Fishing Co. and learn about knot tying, setting up your rod and where to fish locally. 

Beer provided
Fly fishing product giveaways
Free Filson koozies
Free limited run poster by Ed Anderson (while supplies last)

RSVP to let us know your coming!

Plano Store

Mar 27, 2019

7:00-9:00pm

7700 Windrose Avenue, Suite G150, Plano, TX 75024

Fly Fishing Workshop - Toronto

Fly Fishing Workshop - Toronto Learn the basics of fly fishing with Drift Outfitters, covering topics including methods, gear, etymology and the local fisheries.20% of sales during the event will be donated to Trout Unlimited Greg Clark Chapter

Beer and snacks provided
Fly Fishing product giveaways
Free Filson koozies
Free limited run poster by Ed Anderson (while supplies last)

Toronto Store

Mar 28, 2019

6:00-8:00pm

694 Queen St W, Toronto, ON M6J 1E7

Fly Tying with Lost Coast Outfitters - Class 1

Fly Tying with Lost Coast Outfitters - Class 1 Join us for our fly fishing workshop and learn fly patterns from George Revel of Lost Coast Outfitters. We'll be hosting a limited number of spots for guests to get hands-on instruction (all materials provided). RSVP to reserve your spot. Otherwise, you can observe the process and enjoy free refreshments. 

We'll also have California Trout on-site to discuss their conservation efforts. 20% of sales during the event will be donated to the organization to further their mission to ensure resilient wild fish in healthy waters for a better California.

Beer by Seven Stills Brewery & Distillery
Fly flying product giveaways
Free Filson koozies
Free limited run poster by Ed Anderson (while supplies last)

San Francisco Store

Mar 30, 2019

1:00-2:30pm

722 Montgomery St, San Francisco, CA 94111

Fly Tying with Lost Coast Outfitters - Class 2

Fly Tying with Lost Coast Outfitters - Class 2 Join us for our fly fishing workshop and learn fly patterns from George Revel of Lost Coast Outfitters. We'll be hosting a limited number of spots for guests to get hands-on instruction (all materials provided). RSVP to reserve your spot. Otherwise, you can observe the process and enjoy free refreshments. 

We'll also have California Trout on-site to discuss their conservation efforts. 20% of sales during the event will be donated to the organization to further their mission to ensure resilient wild fish in healthy waters for a better California.

Beer by Seven Stills Brewery & Distillery
Fly flying product giveaways
Free Filson koozies
Free limited run poster by Ed Anderson (while supplies last)

San Francisco Store

Mar 30, 2019

2:30-4:00pm

722 Montgomery St, San Francisco, CA 94111

Fly Tying with Lost Coast Outfitters - Class 3

Fly Tying with Lost Coast Outfitters - Class 3 Join us for our fly fishing workshop and learn fly patterns from George Revel of Lost Coast Outfitters. We'll be hosting a limited number of spots for guests to get hands-on instruction (all materials provided). RSVP to reserve your spot. Otherwise, you can observe the process and enjoy free refreshments. 

We'll also have California Trout on-site to discuss their conservation efforts. 20% of sales during the event will be donated to the organization to further their mission to ensure resilient wild fish in healthy waters for a better California.

Beer by Seven Stills Brewery & Distillery
Fly flying product giveaways
Free Filson koozies
Free limited run poster by Ed Anderson (while supplies last)

San Francisco Store

Mar 30, 2019

4:00-5:30pm

722 Montgomery St, San Francisco, CA 94111

Fly Fishing Workshop - Austin

Fly Fishing Workshop - Austin Join us for an afternoon of fly fishing workshops including fly tying demos by Matt Bennett of Fly Geek and local fishing tips from Vincent Lecca of Texas Parks & Wildlife Department. 20% of sales during the event will be donated to Project Healing Waters. 

Beer by Hi Sign Brewing
Filson product giveaways
Free Filson koozies
Free limited run poster by Ed Anderson (while supplies last)

Austin Store

Mar 30, 2019

12:00-4:00pm

11700 Domain Blvd, Domain Northside, Austin, TX 78758

Fly Fishing Workshop - Columbus

Fly Fishing Workshop - Columbus Join us for fly tying demonstrations by River Tactical Flies and tips and techniques to target fish locally.

Beer and snacks provided
Free Filson koozies
Fly fishing giveaways

Free limited run poster by Ed Anderson (while supplies last)

Columbus Store

Mar 30, 2019

1:00-4:00pm

3980 Easton Station P-107, Columbus, OH 43219

Sipping Suds for Atlantic Salmon

Sipping Suds for Atlantic Salmon

Curious about Atlantic Salmon fishing? Do you want to win a trip to the Miramichi River to fish for them? That’s just one of the many auction items, prizes and raffle giveaways that are being offered up from the organizers of the 3rd Annual Sipping Suds for Atlantic Salmon event at Filson's Boston store on April 3rd, 2019.

The event is geared for those who are curious about getting into Salmon fishing with experts on hand to look at how to plan a Salmon fishing trip, conservation and the current efforts to protect and restore the species. If you enjoy learning about new fishing opportunities, over cold beers and good food, then this event is for you!

Raffle items:
Cheeky Fishing fly reel
Thomas & Thomas Spey rod
Salmon Fishing Trip donated by Miramichi Salmon Association (MSA) 
Filson fly fishing package
& more!

Sponsors:
Thomas & Thomas
Cheeky Fishing
Recur Outdoors / Postfly
New England on the Fly
Why Knot Fishing

Non-profits:
Miramichi Salmon Association
Atlantic Salmon Federation 
Downeast Salmon Federation

Free limited run poster by Ed Anderson (while supplies last)

Boston Store

Apr 3, 2019

6:00-9:00pm

52 Seaport Blvd, Boston, MA 02210

Wild Food Tour with Langdon Cook

Wild Food Tour with Langdon Cook

A Guided Hike of Tiger Mountain

Explore nature's secret pantry with award-winning author and forager Langdon Cook. Learn how to identify, harvest, process, and cook dozens of wild foods while taking a scenic walk in the woods of Tiger Mountain.

Meet at Filson Flagship at 9 AM. We’ll have coffee and bagels before boarding the free shuttle to the trailhead. We’ll hike with Langdon from 10 AM - 1 PM and then return to Filson.

Tickets: $150 (includes guided hike, Filson hat & water bottle, Opinel No. 8 mushroom knife, breakfast & trail snacks)

Purchase Tickets Here - Only 15 spots available

Filson Seattle Flagship - Seattle, WA

Apr 5, 2019

9:00am-1:30pm

1741 1st Ave S, Seattle, WA 98134

Wild Food Tour with Langdon Cook

Wild Food Tour with Langdon Cook

A Guided Hike of Tiger Mountain

Explore nature's secret pantry with award-winning author and forager Langdon Cook. Learn how to identify, harvest, process, and cook dozens of wild foods while taking a scenic walk in the woods of Tiger Mountain.

Meet at Filson Flagship at 9 AM. We’ll have coffee and bagels before boarding the free shuttle to the trailhead. We’ll hike with Langdon from 10 AM - 1 PM and then return to Filson.

Tickets: $150 (includes guided hike, Filson hat & water bottle, Opinel No. 8 mushroom knife, breakfast & trail snacks)

Purchase Tickets Here - Only 15 spots available 

Filson Seattle Flagship - Seattle, WA

May 18, 2019

9:00am-1:30pm

1741 1st Ave S, Seattle, WA 98134