July 25- Aug 2, 2009 — 27th annual Kewaunee/Door Salmon Tournament — More than $30,000 in cash and prizes will be on the line in the Midwest’s most popular chinook salmon fishing contest. Cast or troll anywhere in Lake Michigan off of Kewaunee and Door counties, with weigh-in ports at Algoma, Kewaunee, Sturgeon Bay, Baileys Harbor and Washington Island. First place is worth $10,000 cash to the lucky angler who reels in the winning “king.” The tournament usually pays down more than 200 places, making it unique among Great Lakes’ fishing contests. That's in addition to the daily cash and prizes awarded at all five weigh-in ports. Tickets are $25 per person, or $13 for a one-day chance.
For more information, visit www.kdsalmon or call (920) 883-9792.