PlottFest trout race tickets on sale

Jun 11, 2013

Haywood Waterways Association (HWA) and Trout Unlimited are selling trout race tickets for PlottFest in Maggie Valley. The trout race will be at 4:30 p.m. June 23rd in Jonathans Creek behind PlottFest.

PlottFest will be held from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. June 22 and from noon to 6 p.m. June 23 at the Maggie Valley Festival Grounds.

Trout race tickets are $5 per fish.  To purchase a fish in advance, send checks payable to HWA, no later than June 19, to: HWA, P.O. Box 389, Waynesville, NC 28786. Provide contact information along with a check. Fish can also be purchased at the door as well. Participants do not have to be present to win. For more information, call 550-4869.

Prizes include: first place, $300 cash; second place, Balsam Range Spa Package (Balsam Spa); third place, guided fly fishing trip for two (from Hunter Banks Co. in Waynesville); fourth place, rafting and zipline passes for two (from WildWater, LTD.), and fifth place, a rain barrel (from HWA).

Proceeds support HWA and Trout Unlimited (the Cataloochee chapter) educational programs.