The Belfast Area High School boosters club will host its annual Swan Lake Ice Fishing Derby on Friday and Saturday, March 9-10. The event is sponsored by Swan Lake Grocery.

Tickets for the event are $5 and registration will take place from 3 to 5 p.m. each day in the Swan Lake Grocery parking lot. One fish can be registered per ticket.

The derby will begin Friday at midnight and conclude at 5 p.m. on March 10.

Cash prizes will be awarded for heaviest fish, including $100 for first, $75 for second and $50 for third in the trout, salmon and togue categories. In the case of a tie, fish length will determine the winner.

Purchase of tickets also enter ticket holders for door prizes, including 50 gallons of heating oil, cord of firewood, Jiffy ice auger or one-day sea kayak trip for two.

For more information, call Chris Bartlett at 338-1790.

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