Vendor Information

January 27, 2018
Paroquet Springs Conference Center
395 Paroquet Springs Drive
Shepherdsville, Ky 40165


Retailers, Vendors, Fly Tiers, or anyone interested in participating or presenting at the 2018 Fly Show.

The Kentuckiana Fly Show will be held at the Paroquet Springs Conference Center on January 27, 2018. The Paroquet Springs Conference Center is located in Shepherdsville, Ky,  This venue has 12,000 square feet available for our vendors and will allow a larger area for casting demonstrations.

We have 2 booth sizes available,

  • 10’x10′ ($85)
  • 10’x20′ ($150)

Each 10×10 booth comes with a table and there will be electricity available at each booth. For each 10’x10′ booth, there will be two (2) free admissions, for the 10’x20′ booth, there will four (4) free admissions. Please send the names for your free booth admissions, so we can have name tags printed for them. If you have any other specific needs, contact Jim Bearden at 502-439-6804 or email at

Vendors will be allowed to set up on Friday, January 26 from 5:30pm to 9:00pm and from 6:30am to 8:30 am on Saturday morning. We will have volunteers available to help you during these times.

For those of you coming from in from out of town, we have negotiated a special rate of $75, plus tax, per night at the Sleep Inn & Suites, which is just before the conference center. Their phone number is 502-921-1001.  Please call for reservations and ask for the Kentuckiana Derby City Fly Fishers rate.

For our out of town guests, Derby City Fly Fishers will host a pizza reception at the Sleep Inn & Suites following set up on Friday.

There is no charge for a 10’x10′ booth for the Department of Natural Resources, Government Law Enforcement, Armed Services Personnel or fly tiers. However, please register for a booth, so we can plan for you.

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