26th Annual Fishing Benefit
June 7, 2024 @ 7:00am-4:30pm
We invite you to join us for the 26th Annual Hope Haven Fishing Benefit on Friday, June 7, at Fort Randall Dam in Pickstown, SD. The money raised at this event will support Hope Haven service programs that help empower people with disabilities.
The entry fee of $60 will enter you to participate in the benefit, and children under 16 are free.
- Children under 16 may not need a fishing license, but could affect the total limit for your boat
- Check with South Dakota DNR for youth rules and regulations
- Pre-registration serves as check-in for the event. You must be registered prior to 7 am the day of the event to be eligible for prizes. You will not need to check in at the boat ramp.
- A 7 am honor system start time will apply. Anytime after 7 am, fish can legally be caught anywhere below or above the Fort Randall Dam.
- All participants wanting to weigh fish are required to be at North Point Fish Cleaning Station by 4 pm to weigh-in. The scales will close at 4:30 pm.
- Rules and Regulations: Click HERE
Participants will receive a to-go version of a fishing event favorite, pork loin meal, at weigh-in.
Don’t miss your chance to win some great items within the men’s, women’s, and kid’s prize categories and a great entry gift – Frosted Frog Tumbler!
Prize Categories (heaviest walleye)
- 1st Place Men: Jacket & $250 VH Marine Gift Certificate
- 1st Place Women: Jacket & $100 Scheel’s Gift Card
- 1st Place Kids Under 16: Tackle Box & Fishing Pole
BONUS PRIZE CATEGORIES WINS A ROD & REEL
- Heaviest Single Weight Open Class – Men and Women
- Heaviest Single Weight Open Class – Kids under 16
The overall winner will also have their name engraved on the traveling trophy.
You must register by Thursday, June 1 to be eligible for the prize categories.