Barrie Fall Fishing Festival
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The 2nd Barrie Fall Fishing Festival
is an event encouraging people of all ages to enjoy the fishing, the beautiful fall weather and the spectacular fall colours of Kempenfelt Bay.
A catch & release perch fishing tournament. This fund raising event benefits environmental projects related to improving the health & well being of Lake Simcoe, in addition to many other local community projects including Rotary House, lodging for cancer treatment patients and their families a $1,500,000.00 commitment to the regional cancer care centre in Barrie.
Sponsored by the Rotary Club of Barrie Huronia, the event is anticipated to grow to the largest of its kind on Lake Simcoe.
A prize pool in excess of $50,000 is expected to attract 1000nds anglers over the 10-day period.
First time offered a $10,000.00 tagged fish and a $5,000.00 draw!