You don’t even need a boat to win the derby!!! The 3rd Annual Seafair Fishing Derby is part of the 52 nd annual Powell River event, and according to spokesperson Ivan Askgaard even fishing off a dock can bring home the $1000 prize!

Askgaard says the $60 per boat entry fee is split between Sea Fair for costs , and the Powell River Salmon Society.  This year’s Sea Fair is the 52nd hosted at Willingdon Beach, and runs July 24th until the 26th.    For more info on the celebrations go to powellriverseafair.ca