Saturday May 27
Registration ends and tournament begins at noon today.
8th annual HOOKERS-N-COOKERS
Sponsored by the Huntington Chamber of Commerce
Catfish Cook-Off...9:00 am til 12:30 pm
Catfish cook-off prizes...
1st place = $100.00
2nd place = $75.00
3rd place = $50.00
1st place for hushpuppies is $25.00
Catfish, hushpuppies, and salad dinner
$10.00 for adults
$3.00 for youth under 10 yrs.
Bingo: 11:00 am until 4:00 pm
Breakfast in the park hosted by Huntington Senior and youth, from 7 am to 9 am in Lions Park.
Huntington Senior and Youth "Breakfast Menu"
All day flea market in the Huntington Lions Park
Fishin' and catchin' all day and night
Street dance on Main Street: 8:00 pm til Midnight...
Feature Band: Big Blue Johnson
The Huntington Lions Club has Sponsored the Catfish Derby for over 30 years. The money raised goes help the community in many different ways, from sight and hearing issues any one person may have to the 4th of July fireworks.
The Lions Club Motto is "We Serve" and that's just what they do. The Catfish Derby brings hundreds of people from far away to fish in the derby.
In 30 plus years thousands people have come to Huntington to enjoy the festivities and the fun. Play Duck Derby, bingo, walk around the flea market, judge the catfish cook off or just get a plate from the cooks. Come and enjoy the street dance.
2012 Senior Division And Over All Biggest Catfish Winner
31st Annual Catfish Derby
If you would like to help the chamber by making a donation click the Donate button and follow the steps. Thank you for your support.
2017 31th Annual Catfish Derby Daily Events
2012 Junior Division Winner
Sunday May 28th
Duck derby begins at 1:00 pm.
Ducks can be purchased at local Huntington businesses.
Ducks cost $3.00 each.
1st place prize = $250.00
2nd-11thplace = Special Prizes
Last place prize = A fishing pole
(Prize listings at banquet room)
Sponsored by the Huntington Historical Society.
More Fishin' and catchin'
Bingo starts at 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Senior and Youth Steak Feed at the
VFW Hall 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Boneless Rib Eye...$18.00
all the fixings included
Flea Market all day in the Lions Park
Monday May 29th
All Day Flea Market held in the Lions Park
Bingo: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Last fish must be weighed in by 4:00 pm.
Weigh-ins are done each day from 8:00 am til 4:00 pm