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    The Fermanagh Classic Fishing Festival, 2020

    Taking place on Lough Erne, in County Fermanagh from the 10 – 14 May 2021.

Welcome to The Classic Fishing Festival

Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, the Fermanagh Fishing Classic 2020 has been cancelled. If you have registered for the 2020 Festival please email advising if you require a refund or would like to automatically register for 2021.

2021 will see the Classic Fishing Festival celebrate it’s 45th year of competition.  Taking place on Lough Erne, in County Fermanagh from the 10 – 14 May 2021,

The Festival welcomed 205 anglers in 2019, including several previous World Champions, from Ireland, the United Kingdom, and Germany.

For enquiries about the Festival please contact the Tourism Team at Fermanagh and Omagh District Council by emailing .

To find out more about County Fermanagh, including places to stay and local attractions, please visit

The Classic Fishing Festival is organised by Fermanagh and Omagh District Council in conjunction with the Inland Fisheries Division of the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs.

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Classic Admission Details

Entries for the Fermanagh Fishing Classic 2021 have not yet opened. Please check back soon for the entry open date.

Bobby Smithers/King of the Erne Competitions

Erne Open (Bobby Smithers Memorial)

Please note the 2020 event has been cancelled.

King of the Erne  £60.00

Please note the 2020 event has been cancelled



Lough Acrussel

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