13th Annual Hunter Lewis Fittje Memorial Fishing Derby Set For Saturday July 13th
The 13th Annual Hunter Lewis Fittje Memorial Fishing Derby is for kids ages 0-9 and happens at Yessness Park Pond on July 13th from 9am 'til 11 am.Cost is $5 per child and registration will be accepted at the derby beginning at 8 am. To register early or to get more information contact Tyrone or Linda at 266-5735. Each registered participant will receive a fishing derby t-shirt, fishing derby license, and a goody bag. All fishermen are asked to bring their own fishing gear, bait, sunscreen and a lawn chair if you have them. Some items will be available to borrow during the derby.
Raffle tickets will be available until 11 am, however the winning tickets will be drawn after the contest awards are handed out. Door prizes will also be given throughout the derby.
Derby organizers encourage all participants to catch and release all fish caught during the derby.
If you are tight on money, but still would like your child to participate, there are scholarships available. The goal is to celebrate Hunter's love of fishing by sharing the experience with everybody possible.
For more information, visit their Facebook page here.