Bradenton Boat Show

June 8-9, 2018

   FRI: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.   |   SAT: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.    |   SUN: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.  

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Attendees at the Bradenton Boat Show are welcome to participate in any of the classes that will be held each day.  Participants will get hands-on instruction under the watchful eye of expert anglers.

Friday, June 8, 2018

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

“Live Bait Fishing the Skyway, Bradenton and Tampa Bay Areas”
with Captain Rachel Cato

11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.

Pompano Fishing – Picking the Correct Jigs and Using Artificial Lures with Neil Taylor

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

“Charts- How to Read Them and Understand Them In Order to Catch the Most Fish” with Captain Rachel Cato

2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

“Kayak Fishing –Inshore Tactics for Fishing the Flats for Trout and Redfish” 
with Captain Neil Taylor

3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

“Inshore Fishing the Flats – Live Bait or Artificial Lures”
with Captain Tim Whitfield

All Day

Cast Net Fishing Demos
with Jennifer Hebert and Captains Rachel Cato and Tim Whitfield

Learn different techniques to throw a cast net – including how to do it without using your teeth or throwing the net over your shoulder so you do not get wet and dirty.

Saturday, June 9, 2018

10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.

“Secrets to Using Live Bait – Hook, Line, and Sinker”
with Captain Rachel Cato

11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

“Inshore Fishing Secrets for the West Coast of Florida Using Artificial Lures”
with Captain Jeremy Heimes

12:30 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.

“Offshore Fishing – Learn the Best & Easiest Way to Bottom Fish for Grouper and Snapper”
with Captain Hank Williams

1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.

“Strategies for Successful Fishing Using Artificial Lures”
Captain Jeremy Heimes

2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

“Live Bait Fishing the Skyway, Tampa Bay Areas and Bradenton Areas”
with Captain Rachel Cato

3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.

“Offshore Fishing – Learn the Secrets to Save Time and Money on Gear, Bait, and Rigs”
with Captain Hank Williams

4:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.

“Inshore Fishing the Flats with Live Bait or Artificial Lures”
with with Captain Tim Whitfield

All Day

Cast Net Fishing Demos
with Jennifer Hebert and Captains Rachel Cato, Jeremy Heimes and Tim Whitfield

Learn different ways to throw a cast net – including how to do it without using your teeth or throwing the net over your shoulder so you do not get wet and dirty.


Sunday, June 10, 2018

10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

“Secrets to Live Bait Fishing – Hook, Line, and Sinker”
with Captain Rachel Cato

11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

“Offshore Fishing – The Proper Tackle, Rigging, and Bait to Catch Grouper  and Snapper”
with Captain Hank Williams

12:45 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

“Inshore Fishing A to Z and How to Pick the Correct Gear to Catch More Fish”
with Captain Jeremy Heimes

1:45 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

“Offshore Bottom Fishing – How to Save Time and Fuel and Bring Up More Fish”
with Captain Hank Williams

2:45 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

“Fishing the Flats Using Live Bait – Secrets to a Successful Day on the Water”
with Captain Rachel Cato

3:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

“Inshore Fishing the Flats with Live Bait or Artificial Lures”
with Tim Whitfield

All Day

Cast Net Fishing Demos
With Jennifer Hebert and Captains Jeremy Heimes and Rachel Cato

Learn different ways to throw a cast net – including how to do it without using your teeth or throwing the net over your shoulder so you do not get wet and dirty.