Floodtide Festival August 29, 2015





  • Blackfly BBQ - Cooked by "1st Annual Floodtide Festival" winner Andrew Mizell
  • Locally Crafted Beer provided by Champion Brands
  • Raz Reid from Sage featuring the NEW Pulse Rod and all others for casting
  • James Buice will bring the New Scott Meridian Saltwater Rod for casting
  • Capt. Dave Chounaird will have the SIMMS Fishing Bus full of gear
  • Kevin Fenn, Mark Page & Crew will bring Eastcape Skiffs, including the NEW EVO
  • Paul Puckett & Floodtide Crew will have apparel and a bit of Lowcountry Livin'
  • Many more, including Patagonia, Strike-Zone Fishing, Orvis, Clutch Rods, and Sun Bum
  • Capt. Bruce Chard will conduct a free Clinic on advanced saltwater fly fishing
  • Dave Schmezer will be conducting fly tying demos & introduce new slider patterns
  • CCA, BTT, and Casting Recovery will be here to inform you of their work.


Incredible Raffle Items:
Hatch 7+ Reel, Cliff Fly Box hand painted by Vaughn Cochran & Paul Pucket
Rio Fly Lines and great swag from our vendors.
All proceeds will benefit the GTM Reserve


Blackfly Outfitter
11702 Beach Blvd. Jacksonville, FL 32246
(located in the Strike-Zone Fishing Plaza)
August 29, 2015
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM


Schedule of events
10:00 Floodtide Festival Begins
12:00 BBQ Served
1:00 Bruce Chard Seminar
3:00 Raffle Drawing
4:00 Event Closes