Prizes and Rules

Fishing begins any time after midnite from anywhere on Lake Minnetonka
Weigh-in by 1:00 PM at Bayview in Excelsior Bay –15th place wins an Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 (10.1″ screen)! See below for additional prizes
Lots of activities from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at Bayview Event Center

Fishing Prizes

Largest Fish – $200Crappie Contest 2013 010

2nd Place – $100

3rd Place – $50

15th Largest Fish – Samsung Galaxy Tablet

Kids – $50

Yes you read that correct. In addition to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd prizes we are also going to give Samsung Tablet to the registrant that brings in the 15th largest fish. If you don’t think you’ll make the cut for largest bring it in and you may still get 15th!

Raffle Prizes

1st – 2014 Tracker 14′ Fishing boat with 14hp Mercury Motor from Tracker Boating CenterGuide-V-14-Deep-V_img21902_700

2nd – Slot Machine from World Wide Gaming

3rd – Minn-Kota Trolling Motor

Tickets will be sold on-site the day of event or you can contact one of the Lions Volunteers found HERE


Official Fishing Rules

  • Each contestant is only eligible to weigh-in one fish and win one prize
  • In order to turn in a fish for largest catch you must have registered
  • Fish must be weighed in by 1 pm on the day of the event at Bayview Events Center
  • Anyone caught cheating will be automatically disqualified
  • Each fisher must abide by tournament rules and DNR laws
  • Contestants do not need to be present to win the raffle though tickets may not be purchased online
  • Registration proceeds will support local Lions Clubs and their Charities
    • Northwes Tonka Lions
    • Orono Lions
    • Wayzata Lions
    • Minnetonka Lions
    • St Boni Lions
    • Hopkins Lions
    • Victorio Lions

Official Raffle Rules

  • Tickets drawn in the raffle will be removed from play.
  • A contestant with multiple tickets in raffle may win multiple times
  • $5 Raffle winners need not be present to win!
  • A contestant with multiple tickets in raffle may win multiple times
  • Raffle ticket on-site sales are cash or check only
  • Winning ticket stubs will be drawn at random from a raffle box by a member of the Lions
  • Lions members involved in drawing, recording, or distributing prizes are ineligible to win
  • Persons under 18 may not purchase a raffle ticket or win a prize
  • Winner is responsible for paying taxes and license fees
  • If you or someone you know may be a problem gambler please contact the problem gambling helpline at (1-800-333-HOPE)