Port Dover Perch Derby ends Saturday with ‘Reel In Party’

Port Dover Maple Leaf harbour18 of 40 tagged perch caught

There has been two tagged perch caught since last week’s Maple Leaf report. On April 29 Kevin Anckaitis landed a grey-tagged perch, paying him $100. On May 2 another grey-tagged perch paid angler Jovanni Barba $100.
Port Dover Board of Trade Manager Jan Overend reported Monday afternoon that 18 tagged perch have been caught, “leaving 22 still out there!”. A total of 40 tagged perch were lowered into the harbour on Friday, April 25 for a Saturday morning start.
There is still time to buy a registration at the Perch Derby trailer at the pier and fish for a winning perch. Or, buy a ticket to win the grand prize boat, motor and trailer which will be drawn Saturday evening. The annual ‘Reel-In Party’ will be held this Saturday evening in the Port Dover Legion auditorium on Market Street. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. There will be a pickerel dinner, tickets Adults $12, Juniors $7, tickets available at Perch Derby headquarters (trailer) on the pier.
During the evening there will be door prizes, Penny Table and draws.

Posted: May 6, 2014

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