“Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” University & Events!


Become an angler or improve your fishing skills in just one weekend!

No experience, no membership, no equipment required! Gift Certificates available – do your shopping here! Click on our STORE for gifts!

Here’s your chance to learn fishing from the pros in a comfortable atmosphere – with one-on-one time! Plus practice skills hands-on with the instructors. AND go fishing on a charter boat with a captain to coach you, or group boat!


Covid-19 Policy: Should an event you registered for be rescheduled you will be given a window of time to confirm or cancel within that window to receive a full refund. After that window of time regular policy applies. Historically we do not reschedule. 

Click the buttons below for details on each locaA mat 14 class_resizetion.  Blue buttons are our full seminar weekends. Green buttons are fishing with a shortened educational program. Red buttons are international trips. Click on the button for more information and to register!

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The Scoop about LLGF:
Learn what to do BEFORE you have a fish on the line! The “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” University series offers training and real hands-on experience for women, men and teens to learn how to fish, plus have a chance to go fishing on the water! With 20 years and 8,000 graduates, participants have said THIS is what they needed. This is good for beginners as well as those who are already fishing and want to improve. You never know it all about fishing. For the “No Yelling!” School of Fishing, you don’t need to belong to any group to attend! You can register men, too if you want to learn as a couple. Two minds are better than one! Learn how to fish!

The typical registration includes the Welcome Party, Saturday instruction, hands-on practice, use of equipment, lunch (where provided) and more! The mini events offer much of the same except the classes and skills are held H. Mark Nichols DOA_resizeduring a shorter time frame (afternoon vs all day) and there are no meals served at the mini events. There is nowhere else that you can spend one-on-one time with the top names in fishing! Plus meet new fishing buddies! Learn more in one weekend than you can in years of trying! Each session is unique, plus there are special events. You can easily register for the event and your optional fishing choice online.

The Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing Foundation has a non profit 501 (c) (3) public charity. You can help us continue the magic of connecting women and families through fishing by clicking on the Donate button to make a tax deductible donation. If you don’t have a Paypal Account, once the new window opens, click “continue” on the lower left where it says “Don’t have a Paypal Account” and then you can enter your credit card information.We thank you for your support!

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Betty Bauman, Founder (if you can see her behind the amazing mahi!)

Note from our Founder, Betty Bauman: We have been able to offer 9,000 women affordable instruction for 25 years thanks to industry support. If you can help us with private or corporate funding please we need it now more than ever, contact us!



Next online auction June 13-16 2022 

2022  Dates: 

  • Feb. 26 Freshwater Bass Seminar South Florida Dania Beach, FL
  • March 26-27 South Gulf Coast Saltwater Weekend Inshore Seminar Fort Myers, FL
  • May 6-7 or 14-15 Florida Saltwater Weekend Seminar Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • June 24-26 Keys Fishing Learning on the Water Islamorada, FL
  • Oct. 7-9 Keys Saltwater Weekend Seminar and fishing Islamorada, FL
  • Sept. 23-24 Guy Harvey Outpost Bass Seminar & Tournament Camp Mack, Lake Wales, FL
  • Nov. 19-20 St. Augustine Surf Fishing Academy

Possible, TBD

Bimini Bahamas trip might be in 2022 based on approval from Bahamas

See what it’s all about!

CBS WINK TV interviews Betty Bauman

CBS WINK TV News interviews Betty Bauman, Founder. Click HERE to see two coverage videos or see the video below!


  • Ladies Choice. Register a male guest for the educational portion plus he has the option to fish!
  • Scholarships for Women bringing teens! Scholarship Discount applied for the adult woman and her teens, girl or boy! See specific seminar pages for details.
  • VIP! When you register for our class as a VIP,  first row seating at the lectures, first choice of vessels to fish, souvenir discounts, free stuff and more perks.
  • Social angler option with fishing! For those who have taken LLGF before (certain events only). If you are already fishing and can’t attend the full day on Saturday, come to the Friday party where offered and fish with us on Sunday! Register per person. Does not include the educational day on Saturday.

Certificates Available for holiday, birthday, Mother’s Day gifts – Give an adventure to remember! Just register and notate “Gift Certificate” in the notes section.

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New Auction June 13-16 2022. Click on the link (not the graphic) to see Great deals!

Auctions help support the Ladies Let’s Go Fishing non profit Foundation with the mission to make fishing possible for women and underserved markets.

Once you win, we can invoice you.  Online credit card payments for event registrations are securely processed via Paypal. You do not need a PayPal account and can click “Pay as Guest” to pay via credit or debit card.



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