28th Annual Reedville Fishing Derby; June 10 & 11, 2011
By Yvonne Hurt, Northern Neck of VA Real Estate
(Long & Foster Real Estate)
It's time for the annual Reedville Fishing Derby. The derby is held at Buzzard Point Marina in Reedville, VA. This year, the tournament will be offering anglers an opportunity to win prizes of over $25,000 for 3 species of fish, Striped Bass, Bluefish, and Croaker. The Northern Neck and Middle Peninsula are well known fishing areas with numerous creeks, rivers, and quick Bay access. The all volunteer organization of Smith Point Sea Rescue organizes the derby as a fund raiser. The Smith Point Sea Rescue organization has been serving boaters in distress in the mid-Chesapeake Bay area from the lower Potomac River to the Rappahannock River for 30 years. The Captain's Registration is Thursday, June 9 from 11am to 8pm at Buzzard Point Marina. ...