Big prizing available for the 45th annual Salmon Derby held over Labour Day Weekend every year. For 2016 someone will win a Grand Prize of $15000.00 (including the $5000.00 daily prize) for the largest Fish Caught during the derby. Also available are the daily prizes of $5000.00 for the biggest fish, $2000.00 for the second biggest and $1000.00 for the third. $40.00 per rod to enter the derby.
After a great day of fishing in the 2016 Port Alberni Salmon Festival make sure you take in some of the great entertainment we have lined up for the Weekend. Toby Beard from Australia will be visiting Port Alberni and performing for us on Saturday Night, September 3rd 2016 from 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm.
After the derby be sure to check out all the entertainment throughout the area including Toby Beard from Australia who is performing on Saturday night!