And the Winners Are . . .

2018-03-04T12:57:56+00:00 Tags: |

Wow, that was one amazing Derby! With 1084 anglers fishing from 1229 holes the 2018 LDB Ice Fishing Derby was the best attended ever! Thank you to all who came out to share the day with us. We had tons of fun, and we hope you did too! Congratulations to all of our Random Prize Winners. Not all of our winners were with us at the Community Centre. We will be making phone calls in

2018 CVO Hours are Available Now!

2018-02-21T08:23:52+00:00 Tags: , , |

It's Time to Start Signing up for CVO Hours! LAST UPDATED: FEBRUARY 21, 2018 Every year the Lac du Bonnet Ice Fishing Derby relies on the support of its volunteers to help us put on the best event possible. Perhaps what you didn't know is that we pay our volunteers Community Volunteer Organization Hours - CVO Hours. This is a great fundraising opportunity for our local groups and clubs. For the 2018 Lac du

What to Pack and How to Dress for the Derby

2017-12-21T08:33:33+00:00 Tags: , , |

Many of our Derby enthusiasts know exactly what to pack and how to dress to have a great day of fishing out in Lac du Bonnet. For those of you who don’t regularly ice fish or attend fishing derbies, here’s a quick guide to help you prepare for the day. What to Pack: Fishing License Lac du Bonnet Ice Fishing Derby Tickets Fishing Rods & Reels (ensure your line is in good shape) Tackle Box

About LDB ICE

2017-11-22T15:41:44+00:00 Tags: |

The Lac du Bonnet Ice Fishing Derby is Manitoba’s largest charitable ice fishing derby and we’re still growing. Last year, with the support of our valued sponsors, 1,039 anglers and outdoors enthusiast took to the ice for their chance to win over $45,000 in cash and prizes. We Support Our Community The Lac du Bonnet Ice Fishing Derby is a non-profit organization with a primary goal and objective to raise funds for the community of Lac du

Gearing up for LDB ICE 2018

2017-11-23T08:08:29+00:00

With winter finally settling in, it's time to get ready for another great season ice fishing and of course derbies. While the ice hasn't completely frozen everywhere, preparations are well underway to make the 12th Annual Lac du Bonnet Ice Fishing Derby even bigger and better than ever before! Fish to Win over $45,000 in Cash and Prizes! We've been very busy working with our growing list of amazing sponsors, creating prize packages for

LDBICE Fishing Derby Grant Applications for 2017/2018

2017-10-01T13:28:44+00:00 Tags: , , |

Every year, the Lac du Bonnet Ice Fishing Derby has committed to supporting our local community through the LDB ICE Grant Program. To date, the Derby has given $110,165 back to the community through CVO Hours and the Grant Program. To apply for the 2017/2018 LDB ICE Grant, please read The General Funding Criteria and fill out the information requested within the Grant Application. Application Deadline: April 30, 2017 Core Criteria for the LDB ICE

And the Winners Are . . .

2017-10-01T13:28:44+00:00

Left to Right: Earl Simmons (Head Fish Measurer), Dennis McGuffin (V.P. LDB ICE), Daniel Coyne (Winner), Cyndie Mitchell (G.M. LDB ICE) The 11th Annual Lac du Bonnet Ice Fishing Derby took place on Saturday, March 4th on the Winnipeg River, just off the Lac du Bonnet Town Dock. Despite the high winds, anglers fished 1087 holes catching 122 fish during the three-hour event. $48,000 in cash in prizes were won by 79 lucky

Lac du Bonnet Ice Fishing Derby will Allow Electronic Devices

2017-10-01T13:28:44+00:00 Tags: , , |

There is no doubt that today we live in an electronic world. Advances in technology have vastly changed the way we operate in all aspects of our life from entertainment to business and everything in between.  Fishing enthusiasts have benefited greatly from fish finders, GPS technology, mapping software, underwater cameras, and a vast array of fishing apps for your smartphone. While you don’t need this equipment to get out on the ice and have fun,

Apply for the LDB ICE Student Bursary

2017-10-01T13:28:44+00:00 Tags: , , , |

Apply for the LDB ICE Student Bursary In 2016, the Lac du Bonnet Ice Fishing Derby Committee introduced a Graduating Student Bursary Award. We are pleased to announce that we will be continuing this program by awarding up to two Bursaries of up to one thousand ($1000.00) each to deserving students based on relevance, need and the availability of funds from the Lac du Bonnet Ice Fishing Derby. The purpose of these bursaries

It’s Time to Start Signing up for CVO Hours!

2017-12-06T09:50:06+00:00 Tags: , , , |

It's Time to Start Signing up for CVO Hours! Last Updated: February 24, 2017 Every year the Lac du Bonnet Ice Fishing Derby relies on the support of it's volunteers to help us put on the best event possible. Perhaps what you didn't know is that we pay our volunteers Community Volunteer Organization Hours - CVO Hours. This is a great fundraising opportunity for our local groups and clubs. Since CVO Hours were

Load More Posts

DIAMOND SPONSORS ($4,000+)

PLATINUM SPONSORS ($2,000+)

GOLD SPONSORS (1000+)

SILVER SPONSORS ($500+)

BRONZE SPONSORS ($250+)