Join us for a fun ice fishing contest honoring the Armed Forces who have served our country, and their families who have sacrificed along with them. There will be great prizes, food, and fun activities for kids....not to mention great fishing!
The Holes 4 Heroes (EAST) Ice Fishing Tournament, sponsored by Timber Ghost Realty, will take place on Saturday, February 11 from 1-4 pm at White Bear Lake, directly out on the ice from the VFW.
** Note: There is a Holes 4 Heroes (WEST) tournament on Saturday, February 4. Please be sure you are ordering tickets for the event you want to attend!
Advance registration (available online til 6 pm on Friday, Feb 10th) is just $10 per person (early bird registration by 12/15/16 is just $5 per person!). Same-day registration (walk-up on the ice) is $15. Your registration helps provide free fishing opportunities for families who have served our country.
Each paid participant may purchase and fish two holes in the tournament.
Military personnel and their immediate families (spouse, children) can register in advance or day-of for one hole per person at no charge. Military participants may purchase a second hole for $5 per person (in advance or day of).
Online registration & advanced ticket sales will end on Friday, Feb 10th at 6 pm.
Simulcast to Iraq & Afghanistan
The tournament will be simulcast to Iraq & Afghanistan so that personnel currently serving overseas can watch their family & friends while they fish. Advance registration is REQUIRED for those who wish to participate in the simulcast, so that we can coordinate timing and logistics and your military friend or family member can be positioned to participate. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to inquire about the simulcast.
Over $5,000 in prizes including Clam and Frabill ice shelters, Aqua-Vu, HT Auger Set, Dicks Sporting Goods cards, and much more. See www.fishingforlife.org for rules and prize list, which will be posted by January 1, 2017.
Tournament rules will be posted on www.fishingforlife.org and emailed to all registered participants by January 1, 2017.
Inclement Weather and/or Unsafe Ice Conditions
If weather or ice conditions are questionable, visit www.fishingforlife.org to find out whether the tournament will take place. Notice will be posted by 6 am Day of Tournament. In the event of cancellation, no refunds will be issued, and prizes will be awarded via random drawing of all pre-registered participants.
Sponsorships, Prize Donations & Volunteer Opportunities
If you are interested in getting involved as a sponsor or donor of a door prize, please contact Tom at 612-987-5466 or email email@example.com.
Volunteers can sign up at www.SignUpGenius.com/go/30E0948A8AE2FA3F58-20173 .