2017 Events

Thursday, May 25

Kids Gone Fishing

  • Fish with an angler!
  • Open to kids in grades 4-6 from Sturgeon Creek School, Donald Young School and Crossroads School
  • Participants will be chosen through a draw 
  • All participants will receive a prize pack
  • BBQ at the Front St boat launch to follow prize presentation for all participants

12:00-3:00 pm
Front Street Boat Launch

Angler Meet & Greet
  • Anglers arrive for setup at 4:00 pm from the west
  • Front St will be closed to through traffic
  • Prize for People's Choice - spectators vote for your favourite team at the Committee Booth! 
  • 10 x $50 Participation Prizes - random draw for participating teams
4:30-6:30 pm
Front Street - Rainy River Meats to CIBC
Food Vendors & Bar Open 5:00 pm-12:00 am
Emo/LaVallee Arena
Penny Table Open/Raffle Tickets Available 6:00-8:30 pm
Emo/LaVallee Arena
Volunteer Check-in 6:30-8:30 pm
Emo/LaVallee Arena
Reading of the Rules 7:00-7:30 pm
Emo/LaVallee Arena
Friday, May 26
First Flight Takeoff from the Front Street Boat Launch 8:00 am
Second Flight Takeoff 8:15 am
Food Vendors & Bar Open
  • Penny Table and Emo Firemen's Association Raffle Tickets Available
  • Information booth and food vendors open, offering a wide variety of tasty treats!
12:00 pm-12:00 am
Emo/LaVallee Arena
Flights Return 3:30 pm
Front Street Boat Launch
Day One Weigh-ins Begin! 3:30 pm
Emo/LaVallee Arena
Emo Legion Fish Fry
  • Fresh walleye, potato salad, beans, coleslaw and a bun!
  • $18.00
5:30-7:30 pm
Emo/LaVallee Arena

Emo Walleye Teen Dance! Top 40 dance party with Party Rock DJ!

  • Grades 5-8
  • Door prizes for participants!
  • $5 entry fee at the door
  • All participants must be signed in and out by an adult, and have a waiver signed
8:00-10:00 pm
Emo/LaVallee Arena - upstairs
Saturday, May 27
First Flight Takeoff from Front Street Boat Launch 8:00 am
Second Flight Takeoff 8:15 am
Vendors & Bar Open 12:00pm-1:00 am
Emo/LaVallee Arena
Kid's Activities Centre
  • Face painting, colouring contest, games, activities and more!
1:00-3:30 pm
Emo/LaVallee Arena
Information booth and food vendors open, offering a wide variety of tasty treats!
  • Penny Table and Emo Firemen's Association Raffle Tickets Available
12:00pm-1:00 am
Emo/LaVallee Arena
Flights Return 3:30 pm
Front Street Boat Launch
Weigh-ins Begin! 3:30 pm
Emo/LaVallee Arena
Tournament Champions Presentation! 6:30 pm
Emo/LaVallee Arena
Emo Firemen's Association Raffle Draw 8:00 pm
Emo/LaVallee Arena
Emo Legion Dinner
  • Served by Emo Legion members
  • Cutlets, mashed potatoes & gravy, roasted baby carrots & coleslaw
  • $18 per person
5:30-7:30 pm
Emo/LaVallee Arena
GET YOUR GROOVE ON WITH NITE HAWK BAND!
  • Talented local rock band 
  • $10 admission at the door - age of majority
8:30 pm-1:00 am
Emo/LaVallee Arena