July 15-18, Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Florida
ICAST is the premier showcase for the latest innovations in fishing gear, accessories and apparel and is the cornerstone of the sportfishing industry, helping to drive sportfishing companies’ product sales year round.
Find out more about the world’s largest sportfishing trade show at www.ICASTfishing.org.
Co-locating ICAST and the International Fly Tackle Dealer Show
Again in 2014 ICAST and the International Fly Tackle Dealer show (IFTD), the fly tackle-specific show produced by the American Fly Fishing Trade Association will co-locate in Orlando, Florida from July 15-18, at the Orange Country Conveniton Center.
2014 ICAST Show Sponsors
ASA would like to thank its generous members who signed on as ICAST sponsors. Our ICAST 2014 sponsors are: Gold – Crocodile Bay Resort; Fishing Tackle Retailer; Rapala; and Take Me Fishing™.
Silver – Chevrolet; Columbia Sportswear; Dave Mercer’s Facts of Fishing; Gemini Custom Apparel; In-Fisherman; Koppers Fishing & Tackle Corp; and Marolina Outdoors, Inc./Spanish Fly. Bronze – Beyond Coastal; Buck Knives; Chums; Classic Fishing Products, Inc.; DeLorme; FLW, LLC; Glo-Pro Lures; K.B. White Company; L & L Outdoor Products; M-80 Marine Products; NuCanoe, Inc.; and Sunsect, Inc. The list is current as of July 2014.
The New Product Showcase
Making up a special section of the 400,000-square-foot show floor, the ICAST New Product Showcase provides unique visibility for the latest innovations in sportfishing gear and accessories. The submitted products compete in the “Best of Show” competition where buyers and media members judge each new product. Check out the 2013 New Product Showcase Best of Show winners.
Need a reason to attend ICAST 2014? Here they are!
All the Major Product Lines – Want to stay ahead of the game? ICAST is the only trade show where major manufacturers display their entire product lines. You won’t see these product displays anywhere but at the world’s largest sportfishing trade show.
Business Education Seminars – In order to meet the business needs of our industry, our business education seminars are chock-full of information and inspiration to help you improve your business.
Product Presentations and Demonstrations – The New Product Showcase and the Lure Tank are your opportunities to see the latest in gear, apparel and accessories both before they reach the market and in action on the show floor.
ICAST-only Show Specials – ICAST show specials offer buyers strong incentives to save money by striking deals at the show. The most commonly offered show specials are dating, value added, shipping, price, free goods and combos.
Buyer Raffles – Each time an order is placed with an exhibitor, a buyer increases his or her odds of winning the ICAST Buyer Raffle. Buyers can win cash prizes with one lucky buyer winning the grand prize trip for two to Crocodile Bay Resort in Costa Rica.
Networking Opportunities – Business still revolves around face-to-face meetings. There's no place like ICAST to connect with industry leaders and build or maintain relationships with people from around the globe.