Lion?s Ice Fisheree will be held Feb. 8 and 9
Rhinelander’s Boom Lake will host the Lion’s Ice Fisheree Saturday, Feb. 8 and 9, from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day.
Fish registration, raffles and concessions will be conducted in the Babe Ruth/ Eleanor Goepfert Shelter at the Hodag Park Boat Landing.
Fish prizes include $500 for the longest Walleye each day, $200 for second longest Walleye each day $100 for the third longest Walleye each day with a 12 and older entry ticket, plus a chance to win and ice auger or fishing shelter. Additional cash prizes for Walleye, Perch, Carppie, and Bluegill will be presented.
Children 11 and under that bring in a fish will be put in an hourly drawing for merchandize prizes.
All participants must have an official Rinelander Lions Club Entry Ticket purchased prior to fishing the event as follows: Early entry tickets will be sold up to 11 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7 for $10 (12 years and older). Late entry tickets will be sold up to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014 for $15 (12 years and older). Entry tickets for 11 years and younger can be purchased any time prior to fishing event for $2.
Complete rule will be available at the Rhinelander Lions Club Fisheree Headquarters and are available on the chambers web site. No refunds will be given on entry tickets.
Entry tickets are available at Mel’s Trading Post; West Side Shell, Rhinelander Chamber of Commerce, Kemp St. BP, Bait Shop, Hodag Pump & Pantry, Holiday Station Stores, Kemp Street Marathon, River Street Tap, Flyin Finn, Hodag Mobil and The Fishing Hole. To order tickets, send a check to Rhinelander Lions Club P.O. Box 1005, Rhinelander WI 54501 by Feb. 1.
For more information, call the Rhinelander Chamber of Commerce at 715-365-7464 or visit www.explorerhinelander.com.