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Prizes galore for long weekend fishing derby

The full family fishing derby is the place to have fun on the upcoming May Day weekend! The derby is from Saturday 8 a.m. to Monday 1 p.m. and sign-up is Friday 5 to 8 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. or Sunday 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and weigh in your monster catches any time up to 1 p.m. Monday. Actually you do not need to catch a big one to win. There are hidden weight prizes and prizes for all children. Under 16 fish for free, so bring the whole family. It is $30 for over 15 fishers and that includes a full table lunch on Monday while waiting for the final weigh in at 1 p.m. Come on down to the Arrow Yacht club Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday and join the fun. Free boat launching is available at the nearby provincial park boat launch. All this takes place at the Arrow Yacht Club just this side of Syringa Provincial Park at the very south end of the Arrow Lakes. Address is 5540 Broadwater Rd. Follow the signs to Robson and we are 14 kilometres further. Past the dam and past Scotties Marina. For more information call 250-365-6587. See you there!

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