FL Freshwater Fishing Seminar Saturday, Feb. 20 or 27, 2021!

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Learn to fish and go bass fishing on a lake for peacock bass and other species!  Equipment and bait supplied! Usually this gets sold out!

Check out the photo gallery for 2019 photos HERE!


Class is at IGFA, Fishing is behind Bass Pro Shops Dania Beach! The private, stocked lake is open to us but not the public, with peacock bass and other species! People fly from all over the world to target Peacock Bass, the most pursued species, pretty much only found in South Florida or South America.  

catching peacock bass

Learn to release peacock bass!

Space is limited!$89 week of class. Early Registration scholarship slots at $65 and early entry of $79 are filled. Includes classes, hands-on instruction, tackle to use and guided fishing! Plus you get a face buff from Power-Pole, 2 Flanigan’s coozies & Cups, 2 drink coins, all worth $40! Women with Teen discount $45. Please register in advance so we have enough fishing rods.

Featuring the accomplished speaker Brian Leibowitz!

For freshwater species such as bass! Learn about equipment, lures, how to use them and how to catch fish! Includes your bait, too for the fishing portion! Where else can you go for this rate for the classes, hands-on practice and FISHING with your equipment and bait provided!

9:30 am – approx 2:45 pm

Classes, hands-on practice, lunch and fishing from shore!

At IGFA next to Bass Pro Shops Dania Beach (South of Fort Lauderdale), 300 Gulf Stream Way, Dania Beach, FL 33004.

Fishing within walking distance is behind Bass Pro Shops, 200 Gulf Stream Way, Dania Beach, FL 33004.

Use of equipment included or you can bring your own rod and reel.

Hands-on practice: How to tie your hook on, how to tie lures on, how to cast and how to catch!

LLGF Freshwater Seminar Agenda

9:00 Check in at IGFA Library

9:15 – 10:00 Welcome comments and conservation – Betty Bauman

10:00 to 11:15 Capt. Brian Leibowitz Freshwater Fishing– what to use, how to use it, how to catch fish (Primarily Bass, other freshwater species to be discussed)

11:15 – 12:00 Rig up your loaner rod for fishing, knot tying

12:00 – 1:00 Lunch, bring your own or get in on pizza. Complete your surveys. Raffle.

1:00-2:45 or 3 Class Photo, Fishing on nearby lake behind Bass Pro Shops, preceded by casting practice and baiting instructions

After – Networking at Islamorada Fish Company, hang out with your new fishing buddies!

Note: Cost of lunch not included. Bring your own or we may order pizzas

$89 Registration week of seminar.  Early discounts are filled.  A great deal considering you have guided fishing from land and your equipment supplied!, $89 week of class. Plus you get a face buff from Power-Pole, a Flanigan’s coozie, all worth $40! For Women with Teen discounts $45 each for adult and one teen, a great deal!