SHELBY- A popular hometown favorite activity will be taking place this weekend as the Shelby FOP Lodge 80 will host the 2021 Fishing Derby.
On Saturday, September 18 families are invited to take part in the annual fishing derby at the Shelby Airport. The derby is set to begin at 10 a.m. and will last until 2 p.m.
This is a free event for boys and girls ages three to 13.
As always, there will be prizes in three age groups for the boys and girls.
Carrying on with tradition, the Shelby FFA will also be in attendance at the fishing derby to provide food concessions. In addition, there will be a raffle for adults.
The FOP does ask those participating to help support the Shelby Help Line by bringing a non perishable food item.
Those who wish to participate can preregister online.
This event is made possible by Fraternal Order of Police, American Tower, Msmith Roofing, Edward Jones, MTD of Shelby and The Moose of Shelby and many of local businesses.