This is our second annual Get Hooked Fishing Derby event! It will be held on Saturday, August 5th, 2017 at the Rock Island Conservation Club. Gates will open at 6 a.m., with fishing from 7:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Shore fishing only! Anyone, any age can participate.
The water will be stocked with restaurant quality catfish, and 350 of these fish will be tagged to represent various prizes. The grand prize is a 2017 Honda CR-V EX from Zimmerman Honda!! Participants can pay a $10 admission fee that will limit them to only winning small prizes, or a $25 admission fee that will allow them to win any of the prizes!
**Participants must be 18 years or older to win the vehicle
This year's event will be limited to 600 participants, and additional shoreline will be available.
No fishing license required for event participants!
**ONLINE REGISTRATION ENDS SUNDAY, JULY 23. Registrations after this date will not be guaranteed a t-shirt or a specific t-shirt size.
PLEASE SEE BELOW FOR REGISTRATION LOCATIONS AND TIMES THE WEEK OF THE EVENT.**
Click here to view event rules & regulations
**By submission of your registration, you are agreeing to the event rules & regulations of the Get Hooked Fishing Derby.
**You can also register at packet pickup sites the week of the event:
Tuesday, August 1 - Thursday, August 3, 5-8 PM at the QCCA Expo Center
Friday, August 4, 9 AM-6 PM at the Rock Island Conservation Club
Food, beverages and bait will be available for purchase! Please bring your own tackle. Activities for kids will be going on throughout the morning, including a casting contest and minnow races!