July 27th, 10-4
We are changing things up this year. Out with the
swash-bucklers and in with a day a Water World! There will be games and crafts ready to take off some of that summer heat. So pack a spare change of clothing just in case for this splash of an adventure!
The Alberni Valley Lions and the Maritime Heritage Discovery Centre are putting on the Bullhead Derby at the Maritime Heritage Gallery and Discovery Centre. Fishing is for children 12 and under; they must be accompanied by an adult and should be wearing life jackets. Free on-site registration. Details will be on the Alberni Valley Lions and Port Alberni Maritime Heritage Centre websites and Facebook sites. There will be other run activities like crafts, games, and activities.
~prizes and trophies for largest and second largest bullhead (Winners get the perpetual trophy for one year plus a keeper trophy for life.)
~A prize for the smallest bullhead
~prizes for a variety of categories (weirdest fish etc.)
~Including a large number of draw prizes
Hotdog / hamburger / cold drink sales