South River Expo Map

Saturday Schedule

Pat Cohen – Main Exhibitor tent 3:30 – 5:00
Pat Cohen Fly Tying Class – 10am to 2pm – limited spaces available – $60/person will be held at the Waynesboro Economic Development Office located at 301 West Main Street – 1 block from the Expo

Presentation Tent 1

10am to 10:45am – Captain Chris Newsome -Bay Fly Fishing

  • Saltwater Fly Fishing in the Chesapeake Bay

11am to 11:45am – Captain Matt Miles – Matt Miles Fly Fishing

  • Fly Fishing Virginia

1pm to 1:45pm – Kevin Whitfield – Old Dominion Outfitters and Guide Service

  • Brook Trout and Bronzebacks in the Shenandoah Watershed

2pm to 2:45pm – Captain Josh Laferty – South Valley Angler

  • Fly Fishing for Virginia Smallmouth and Musky

3pm to 3:45pm – Tommy Lawhorne- South River Fly Shop

  • South River Trout Tips and Tactics

Presentation Tent 2

10am-10:45am – Mark Frondorf – Shenandoah River Keeper

  • The Health of the Shenandoah River

11am – 11:45am – Eric Harvey and Hunter Cullen – The Virginia Trout Junkies

  • Great Trout of Virginia and West Virginia

1pm to 1:45pm – Dr.Tom Benzing – James Madison University and SVTU

  • Conservation and Restoration of the South River

Casting Pond

9am to 12:45pm – Open for Exhibitor and Attendee Casting

1pm to 2:30pm – Captain Chris Newsome

  • Saltwater Fly Casting Tips

2:30pm to 5pm – Open for Exhibitor and Attendee Casting


On the River

9:15am to 10:30am – Reed Cranford – South River Fly Shop Senior Guide

  • On Stream Tactics for South River Trout – Meet at the Fish Deck

10:30am to 12pm – Herschel Finch – Front Royal Outdoors – Jackson Kayaks Prostaff

  • Kayak Fly Fishing Rigging and Tactics – Meet at Kayak Display

Sunday Schedule

Pat Cohen Fly Tying Demonstration – All Day in the Main Exhibitor Tent

Presentation Tent 1

10am to 10:45am – Captain Chris Newsome -Bay Fly Fishing

  • Saltwater Fly Fishing in the Chesapeake Bay

11am to 11:45am – Captain Josh Laferty – South Valley Angler

  • Fly Fishing for Virginia Smallmouth and Musky

1pm to 1:45pm – Kevin Whitfield – Old Dominion Outfitters and Guide Service

  • Brook Trout and Bronzebacks in the Shenandoah Watershed

2pm to 2:45pm – Captain Matt Miles – Matt Miles Fly Fishing

  • Fly Fishing Virginia

3pm to 3:45pm – Tommy Lawhorne- South River Fly Shop

  • South River Trout Tips and Tactics

Presentation Tent 2

10am-10:45am – Mark Frondorf – Shenandoah River Keeper

  • The Health of the Shenandoah River

11am – 11:45am – Eric Harvey and Hunter Cullen – The Virginia Trout Junkies

  • Great Trout of Virginia and West Virginia

1pm to 1:45pm – Dr.Tom Benzing and Urbie Nash – Shen. Valley Trout Unlimited

  • Conservation and Restoration of the South River

Casting Pond

9am to 12:45pm – Open for Exhibitor and Attendee Casting

1pm to 2:30pm – Captain Chris Newsome

  • Saltwater Fly Casting Tips

2:30pm to 5pm – Open for Exhibitor and Attendee Casting


On the River

10:30am to 12pm – Herschel Finch – Front Royal Outdoors – Jackson Kayaks Prostaff

  • Kayak Fly Fishing Rigging and Tactics – Meet at Kayak Display

1pm to 2:30pm – Reed Cranford – South River Fly Shop Senior Guide

  • On Stream Tactics for South River Trout – Meet at the Fish Deck