1 Fred Hall Show Long Beach Convention Center
Fred Hall Show Long Beach Convention Center was the home of the 2014 show. All types of boat, tackle, outfitters and food vendors gather to show off their latest and greatest products.
2 Fred Hall Show Boat Hall
Many boat dealers were on hand with their hottest models on display so that visitors could explore, touch and feel the boats in person.
3 Fred Hall Show Cutwater Boats
Cutwater Boats were on hand with several of their latest models of offshore cruisers.
4 Fred Hall Show Shimano Booth
Shimano had a huge display with a wide range of their amazing tackle. BD’s Ali Hussainy puts some of the new rods through the paces.
5 Fred Hall Show Shimano Bent Butt Talus
Light and strong is the way of the future in all of Shimano’s products. Fight the fish and not the tackle, is the new direction in modern rod and reels.
6 Fred Hall Show Shimano Curado
Shimano released their newest version of the ever popular Curado baitcasting reel.
7 Fred Hall Show Costa Booth
Costa was here in force with the full line of awesome polarized fishing and sporting sunglasses. Their premium lenses technology is a huge benefit when you are fishing and seeing is everything.
8 Fred Hall Show Penn
Penn reels, an all time standard in fishing, was at the show with many of their latest offerings for anglers looking to step it up a notch.
9 Fred Hall Show Pheonix Rods
Pheonix Rods had racks full of their sticks made to catch a wide variety of species.
10 Fred Hall Show Garmin
Garmin had a huge display for visitors to get some hands on time with their newest technology and user friendly displays.
11 Fred Hall Show Tuff Line
Ever wonder how they make braided line. You could see some of the process first hand at the Tuff Line booth.
12 Fred Hall Show Tuff Line
Defiance Boats had their latest models on the floor so that anglers could see their features first hand.
13 Fred Hall Show Cousins Tackle
This new company formed by two cousins, has deep roots in rod building. Look for many exciting products for all types of fishing from Cousins tackle.
14 Fred Hall show 2014 Cousins Tackle Rods
Cousins Tackle has developed premium rods and lures for all aspects of fishing.
15 Fred Hall Show BD Outdoors Booth
Many show visitors and BD members stopped by the booth to get the latest t-shirt designs as well as the classics.
16 Fred Hall Show BD Outdoors New Shirts
BDoutdoors had great deals on shirts for the show. The new Tuna Pinup and Pacific North West designs were hot sellers. If you did not make it to the show, you can get yours online at the BD Swag shop.
17 Fred Hall Show BD Outdoors New Hats
BD also brought two new hat designs that were very popular. The number one design was the play on the California flag with the bear and yellowtail.
18 Fred Hall Show Dana Landing Booth
Fish Works makes a wide range of popular fishing and outdoor clothing that incorporates quality with function.
19 Fred Hall Show Sword Fish Bills
Jamie Lyons and Steve Carroll of Maui Fishing Lures and KKponolures had lots of awesome lures on display, but the eye catcher was the amazing carved and crafted swordfish bills on display.
20 Fred Hall Show Sea Sniper Booth 2
Sea Sniper spearguns take bluewater weaponry to a whole new level.
21 Fred Hall Show Sea Sniper Booth
The Sea Sniper booth had incredible bluewater spearguns with custom paint jobs along with their new bluewater-camo patterned wet suits.
22 Fred Hall show 2014 Spearfishing
Custom free diving fin blades were available to up any ocean hunter’s game.
23 Fred Hall show 2014 Fishermen Processing
The crew from Fishermen’s Processing was on hand with delicious samples of their smoked and jerked tuna and more. They offer their fish processing services to anglers as they return to port with their catch. Smoked or canned, you can leave your precious fish in the caring and capable hands of Fishermen Processing.
24 Fred Hall show 2014 Fishermen Processing Samples
The Fishermen Processing booth was one you didn’t mind visiting over and over. They had amazing samples of yellowfin tuna in all of their popular flavors. Awesome.
25 Fred Hall Show Wicked Tuna Paul
Ali Hussainy of BD was the moderator for a session with Wicked tuna star, Paul Hebert.
26 Fred Hall Show Wicked Tuna Paul Crowd
Paul Hebert, captain of the “Wicked Pissah” from Wicked Tuna, drew a crowd.
27 Fred Hall show 2014 River to Sea
River to Sea, makers of quality fishing tackle had their newest lures on display.
28 Fred Hall show 2014 River to Sea Crank Baits
River to Sea Crank Baits are premium bass lures made for heavy use.
29 Fred Hall show 2014 Beretta
The Beretta booth featured hands on displays of pistols, shotguns and rifles.
30 Fred Hall show 2014 Accurate
The crew at Accurate reels were proud of their latest premium machined light action spinning reels, in addition to the rest of their offshore lineup.
31 Fred Hall show 2014 Amadeo Bachar
Amadeo Bachar, marine artist, had a display of his amazing artwork and t-shirts. He was also the artist of BD’s new Tuna Pinup t-shirt.
32 Fred Hall show 2014 MC Swimbaits
MC Swimbaits had a huge selection of soft plastic swimbaits of any size and color.
33 Fred Hall show 2014 swim baits
MC Swimbaits makes a swimbait for everything fishing. Pick you color or size and all the related hardware.
34 Fred Hall show 2014 Hunting Booths
Many hunting outfitters had awesome displays on hand to show off what they can do on their properties.
35 Fred Hall show 2014 Campers
Campers on display will let you rough it in style.
36 Fred Hall show 2014 Lazer Trokar
The Eagle Claw hooks booth had a great display of their new Trokar Hooks.
37 Fred Hall Show Laser Trokar Hooks
Laser Trokar Hooks are a popular hook amongst anglers and circle hooks are quickly becoming a new standard for fishing.
38 Fred Hall show 2014 Kayaks
Kayak fishing is also growing in leaps and bounds. Simplicity and affordability are two huge draws for the sport of kayak fishing. There is also an up close and personal aspect that is appealing.
39 Fred Hall show 2014 Krissy Wejebe Spanish Fly
Krissy Wejebe, daughter of Jose Wejebe from the popular Spanish Fly fishing show, was on hand to promote her late father’s foundation and it’s charity causes.
40 Fred Hall show 2014 Uni Butter Tommy Gomes
The crew from Uni Butter were there with samples of their fish catching formula made from sea urchin by products.
41 Fred Hall show 2014 Uni Butter
All fish are known to be fired up by the scent of broken sea urchin, and Uni Butter fits the bill for adding that scent to your artificial baits.
42 Fred Hall show 2014 Excel
Many of the best longrange sportfish boats, like the Excel, were on hand to promote their highly productive fishing trips and first class accommodations.
43 Fred Hall show 2014 Lobsters
Several booths had live displays of lobsters and crabs to get you in the mood.
44 Fred Hall show 2014 Hoop Nets
Hoop Nets were for sale to go capture lobsters of your own. This ever popular way to catch lobsters is easy to do with the right equipment.
45 Fred Hall show 2014 Fly Fishing Lessons
Fly Fishing Lessons were also available in the indoor pools inside the convention center.
46 Fred Hall show 2014 Fish dope
Anglers could sign up for their subscription to Fish Dope, a service that uses the latest technology and fishing reports to help anglers run right to the productive areas and save tons of fuel.
47 Fred Hall show 2014 Fish Dope SST Maps
Fish Dope SST Maps were being explained by Fish Dope’s Jason Hayashi. Anglers can save time and fuel by using Fish Dope’s services.
48 Fred Hall show 2014 Kelp
Kelp Clothing was on hand and had a raffle going for a custom painted pair of shoes that is a Fred Hall tradition.
49 Fred Hall show 2014 Kelp Clothing
Kelp Clothing has many cool California designs for hats and shirts.
50 Fred Hall show 2014 Kelp Clothing Shoes
Custom painted boat shoes are raffled off each year to some lucky winner.
51 Fred Hall show 2014 Casa Vieja
The new owners of Casa Vieja fishing lodge were there to meet the public and tout their tropical fishing paradise.
52 Fred Hall show 2014 Truck
Toys of all kinds were on display at the show. Even tricked out trucks.
53 Fred Hall show 2014 Bait Tanks
Many boat accessories were on display to fine tune your fishing machine.
54 Fred Hall show 2014 Avet
Avet Reels had a giant booth with their reels and equipment.
55 Fred Hall show 2014 Avet Reels
Custom colors and show specials were on hand at the Avet booth.
56 Fred Hall show 2014 Salty Dawgs
Salty Dawgs custom rods make some of the finest custom rods around.
57 Fred Hall show 2014 Simrad
Simrad electronics were well represented at Fred Hall. Nothing beats hands-on experience to learn how user friendly, yet hi-tech the new Simrad products are.
58 Fred Hall show 2014 Paddleboards
Another wildly popular and growing sport is SUP’s or stand up paddle boards. For fun, exercise and fishing, these simple platforms can be seen everywhere.
59 Fred Hall show 2014 Progressive Insurance
Once you buy your new “toys” you can get them insured by Progressive, not just for cars anymore.