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24th Annual IGFA Fishing Hall of Fame Induction

September 9, 2023 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

In recognition of their extraordinary contributions to recreational angling around the world, The International Game Fish Association (IGFA) named five angling greats to the 2023 class of the IGFA Fishing Hall of Fame.
This year’s inductees include IGFA World Record consummate and tournament champion Roberta G. Arostegui; fly fishing adventurer and trailblazer, Kay Brodney; conventional and fly-fishing master angler, captain and writer Dean Butler; distinguished Avalon Tuna Club member and conservation advocate, Gerald A. Garrett; and marine resources champion and fishing apparel pioneer Bill Shedd.
Saturday, September 9, 2023
6:00-7:00 PM CST: Cocktail Reception
7:00 PM CST: Dinner and Induction Ceremony
Hosted by: IGFA Trustee, Andy Mill
Where: Johnny Morris’ Wonders of Wildlife National Museum & Aquarium in Springfield, Missouri
Tickets must be purchased in advance and include a cocktail reception with hors d’oeuvres, followed by dinner and the induction ceremony.


Wonders Of Wildlife National Museum & Aquarium
500 W Sunshine St
Springfield, MO 65807 United States
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(888) 222-6060
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