The Big One: A Two-Fly Challenge - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Big Sky Country BBBS Volunteer Application

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The Big One: A Two-Fly Challenge

August 26th, 2022

The Big One Fishing Derby. This event will allow guests and volunteer guides to fish the famed rivers surrounding Park and Gallatin counties. The event will include a day on the river with a fishing guide followed by dinner and dancing at historic Livingston Depot.

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Purchase tickets to fish on August 26th or join us for the Perfect Pairings dinner at The Livingston Depot the evening of August 26th.

Location: The Livingston Depot

BBBS of Big Sky Country is bringing back The Big One: A Two-Fly Challenge for the second year in a row. This event will allow guests and volunteer guides to fish the famed rivers surrounding Park and Gallatin counties. Join us for a happy hour on Thursday, August 25th at Neptune's Brewery to kick off the event. Friday you will fish all day followed by dinner and dancing at The Livingston Depot. Check out event details below.

Day One - Meet & Greet Happy Hour

When: 5-7pm pm on Thursday, August 25th

Where: Neptune's Brewery

Description: A casual meet and greet between the guides and participants the day before the fishing event. During the evening we will explain the rules, prizes, fishing timeline, etc. for everyone participating and you and your assigned guide will come up with a fishing game plan. We will have a drawing to see who gets partnered with each guide, wish everyone good luck and hand out swag/welcome packets for all participants.

Day Two - Two-Fly Challenge

When: 8 am - 5 pm on Friday, August 26th

Where: Each group will be randomly assigned a guide, launch location, and time at the BBQ on Sunday night.

Description: There will be 10-15 boats and guides participating in this day on the river. This includes two anglers and one guide per boat. BBBS will provide coffee and light breakfast in the morning and packed lunches for the river. Contestants will only use 2 flies throughout the day of fishing but ‘mulligan’ flies will be available for purchase. $100 an extra fly. There will be no actual reporting on fish but people are allowed to take pictures and compare notes afterward. We will be in accordance with all FWP regulations.

Perfect Pairings Celebration Dinner

When: 6 pm - 10 pm on Friday, August 26th

Where: The Livingston Depot 200 W Park St, Livingston, MT 59047

Description: All participants (guides and attendees) will have free entry to dinner, dancing, and drinks on night two while tickets will be sold to the Livingston community as well. The evening will be filled with food, live music, yard games, and live and silent auctions! Sponsorship, tickets, and more information will be provided at a later date.