Lac La Hache Fishing Derby to go Father’s Day weekend

You could reel in $500 this weekend at the 16th Annual Lac La Hache Father’s Day Fishing Derby June 18-19.

  • Jun. 16, 2016 10:00 a.m.

You could reel in $500 this weekend at the 16th Annual Lac La Hache Father’s Day Fishing Derby June 18-19.

Cash prizes will be doled out for the largest fish ($500), the second-largest fish ($300), the largest rainbow trout ($100) and the largest whitefish ($100).

Additionally, every ticket holder is eligible to be a winner in several bonus draws that will be held.

There’s also a silent auction, freebees for kids on Sunday, hidden weight and time prizes and hamburgers and hotdogs Sunday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

No fishing license is required.

Tickets are $15 for adults and $5 for kids 12 and under. Prizes will be presented at 1 p.m. on Sunday at Kokanee Bay Resort.

Hosted by Kokanee Bay Resort, proceeds from the event go to the Lac La Hache Father’s Day Fishing Derby Society.