Date(s) - July 11, 2015
8:00 am - 11:00 am
Point Edward, Ontario
This is a FREE derby for families. Sign in will be at a booth set up by the Blue Water Anglers at Centennial Park near the fish fountain by the parking lot just south of the end of London Road at Front Street.You must sign in here to receive your ticket for a hot dog at the weigh in and a bucket to collect your gobies. You fish as a family. If your children have brought friends, they will be counted as part of your family for the derby.
A limited amount of fishing rods and bait will be available at the sign in booth.
ELIGIBILITY -All fishing is free on this free fishing weekend. (No License required)
You fish as a family. If your children have brought friends, they will be counted as part of your family for the derby.
Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
Boundaries are from Ferry Dock Hill to the Government Docks.
Weigh-in is at the hatchery between 11 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Bring your bucket of gobies to be counted . Redeem your ticket for a hot dog.
Prizes for the most gobies caught. (place all gobies caught by your family in your bucket. The number of gobies caught divided by the number of people fishing in your group gives you your total score.)
Any fish over 8 inches can be measured by a BWA Marshal.
Marshals will be found around the fishing area and will be able to assist you as well as measure any fish over 8 inches. (This will allow you to live release the fish if you do not wish to keep it to eat it.)
There will be a variety of prizes in the biggest fish category.