The Angling Trade Survey: Does IFTD’s Move to Denver in 2019 (in October) Matter to You? 2 By Angling Trade on 04/04/2017 Industry News Most of you said you wanted the move. Now that you got it… are you going to commit? I think it’s great, and I’m more likely to go to Denver in October than Orlando in July. I would go to the show no matter where it is, but I like the change of date to October. I like Denver as a host city, but I don’t like the October timing. I’m less likely to go to a trade show in Denver in October. I don’t know yet. View Results Loading ... Share. Twitter Facebook Pinterest LinkedIn Tumblr Email
As a writer covering the tackle business, I love the conjoined shows. I don’t do enough on the fly side to justify going to a separate fly show. I realize that I’m an anomaly, but I’m willing to bet there will be a fall-off in attendance with the change.
The show was dying a slow death in Denver and Reno. Just as it started to gather momentum in Orlando, it’s splitting with ICAST and going back to Denver. Merging with ICAST was exciting, now we’re back to the same old same old…
Perhaps the casting pool could be eliminated so we could all bowl in the aisles. We’ll be able to for sure.