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Cash Money Fishing Derby
New Mexico Outdoor Expo

Categorized as: Kids & Family
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With the backdrop of the Valle Vidal and Wheeler Peak Wilderness, this event has drawn organizational support from the New Mexico Sports Authority, the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, New Mexico Game and Fish, the Wild Turkey Federation, Rio Costilla Livestock Association, Carson National Forest, Camping World and the Fish Phone. The goal of the event is to promote what Red River is all about: hunting, fishing, hiking, camping, off-road trail riding and a host of other outdoor activities.

Cash Money Fishing Derby

Guaranteed $1500 in cash prizes

4pm - 8pm Friday & 7am - 3pm Saturday

Awards: 11am Sunday (must be present to win)

Ponds located on Pioneer Road & Rio Colorado Lodge

Wild Game Cook-off

Saturday 1pm at the Red River Community House

No entry fee

1st place $100 Chamber Cash, 2nd place $50 Chamber Cash

Saturday Night Fish Fry at the Bull o' the Woods Saloon with live music from the Hwy 38 Houndogs. Free dinner for all fishing derby participants!