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Dexter Fish and Game Ice Fishing Derby on Jan. 19-20

Event organizer: Dexter Fish and Game Ice Fishing Derby
Event Date & Time: January 20, 2019 6:00 am until January 20, 2019 4:00 pm

DEXTER — Dexter Fish and Game Ice Fishing Derby will be held 6 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, and 6 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 20, at Lake Wassookeag, Route 23, with Knights of Columbus Hall, 102 Main Street Hill, as headquarters. Preregistration 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 18, at headquarters. Registration starts at 5:45 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 19. Entry fee of $10 includes an arm’s length of raffle tickets. Raffle tickets are $5 for an arm’s length, which does not include entry or door prizes. Derby trophies, prizes and raffles will be awarded at 5 p.m. Sunday at Knights of Columbus. Tickets available from: Jim Nicholas at PJ’s Bait Shop, 924-9052; Vance McNaughton, 227-3128; or Laurie Calhoun, 924-4031. Visit Dexter Fish and Game Ice Fishing Derby on Facebook for details.

Cash prizes and trophies for first and second places in the categories of salmon, bass, brook trout, pickerel, yellow perch (for kids under 16) and trophy for first kid under 16 to register fish. Cash prize of $500 for biggest fish to beat the record  from last four derbies, as recorded by Dexter Fish and Game. Prizes requiring derby entry ticket, but need not be present to win: Henry H010B Big Boy 4570, Henry 308 Single Shot H015, Henry H015 44, Henry H015 223 and Smith and Wesson EZ 380. Door prize of Eskimo Fatfish portable ice shack requires entry ticket and must be present to win.