La Porte WinterFest Rotary Ice Fishing Derby is On!

By: Mike Sutton Last Updated: January 21, 2013

La-Porte-WinterFest-Ice-Fishing-2013The Rotary Club of LaPorte in partnership with the LaPorte City Parks Department and IU Health LaPorte Hospital are excited to announce plans for our annual Ice Fishing Derby during Winterfest. On January 26, 2013, fisherman will be gathering at Cummings Lodge on Stone Lake in LaPorte.

If you pre-register by Jan. 25th at the LaPorte Parks Dept Office 250 Pine Lake Avenue, the cost is $10/adult or $7/youth. Day of event registration costs are $15/adult and $10/youth.

Prizes and points will be given to the top three places in five fish categories(panfish, perch, crappie, bass and walleye). Fishing will be limited to LaPorte County Lakes. The grand prize to the top points winner will be a FL-12 Vexilar Ice Fishing Sonar unit.

Registration on the day starts at 6am, fishing starts at 7am and the weigh in is at 4pm. All times are CST. Rotary of LaPorte will be selling hot chili all day long. For more information call 219-510-3193.