January 17, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - January 18, 2020 @ 8:00 pm

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January 17th & 18th, 2020 is Wisconsin Free Fishing Weekend!! No licenses required, bring the family out and join us for our fun-filled event!

Saturday, January 18th there is a Free Ice Safety Seminar for kids 15 and under at 12 pm – 1  pm.

Start: Free Seminars Friday January 18th, 2020
Costs: Pre Entry to derby is $20 for Adult and $10 for Children 15 years old and under, Day of Entry is $25.  All WIFA teams are free. All Seminars are free.
Location: The Main Event Banquet Hall, 206 Lemke St Cecil, WI 54111
End: Fishing Derby/Raffles Saturday January 18th, 2020
Location: Cecil Bay Boat Launch/The Main Event Banquet Hall, Cecil, WI
Be sure to mark your calendars for our 4th Annual Ice Fishing Derby to be held on Saturday, January 18, 2020, out of Cecil Bay on Shawano Lake.
Anglers will compete to haul in the largest Northern Pike, Walleye, Bass, Perch, Crappie and Bluegill within the adult or under 15 age categories.
Prizes will be awarded for the top 3 places for each species.
Adults: 1st Place $100, 2nd Place $50, 3rd Place $25
Under 15: 1st-3rd Place receive great fishing prize packages!
Raffles for numerous prizes will be held after the event at The Main Event Banquet Hall, including a 2019 CF Moto 800 ATV courtesy of American Marine and Motor Sports.
Day of event REGISTRATION: 7:00 AM
START: 9:00 AM
Ice Fishing Wisconsin Pro Staff will be conducting a FREE kids clinic out on the ice from 1 pm until 2 pm teaching ice safety as well as basic fishing techniques and setting up for the big catch!
Seminars: Friday January 17th FREE seminars at The Main Event Banquet Hall at 206 Lemke St Cecil, WI 54111. The seminars will feature Pro Staffers sharing tips and techniques on hard and open water fishing, gear as well as an open forum discussion. This Pro Seminar will be from 6-10 pm.
All proceeds will go to 4th H.O.O.A.H.
Join us for great fishing, raffles, food and FUN!
Click on the links below to register for the event, volunteer and/or sign up for the free seminars.
Please send all questions to Steve ( & Heather (

 Reminder Seminar is free and no pre-registration is required

Registration Volunteer Seminar Sign-up Event Rules Event Flyer Seminar Flyer Safety Class


January 17, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
January 18, 2020 @ 8:00 pm
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main Event Banquet hall
206 Lemke St
Cecil, WI 54111 United States
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