Go fishing, win prizes!

This year, go fishing with someone new — or someone who hasn’t been in a while — then snap a photo and register to win! We’ll be giving away prizes all summer long, including gift cards, guided fishing trips, camping supplies, kayaks, and our grand prize: a Tracker bass boat!

schedule for fishing nights

2019 Take ‘Em Fishing Prizes


  • Bass Tracker Classic fishing boat — a value of $12,000. Donated by Nebraska Game and Parks Foundation and Bass Pro Shops
  • CampChef stove from Vista Outdoors
  • Lodge cast iron cookware from Vista Outdoors
  • Darin Erstad autographed baseball
  • Lifetime 10-foot Tamarack Angler kayak donated by The Nebraska Fish and Game Association
  • Rod holders donated by Cowboy Welding, Hyannis
  • Two fishing poles with tackle kits and lantern donated by Walmart, Chadron
  • Two spincast fishing combos donated by Bomgaars in Alliance
  • Minnow buckets, multitool, tackle box and fishing pole donated by Roller Hardware, Alliance
  • Minnow bucket and tackle box donated by Ace Hardware, Chadron
  • Filet knife, cutting board, kayak paddle, dry bag and camo vest donated by Jim Gleim
  • Eagle claw – Brave Combo complete fishing system donated by Wright & McGill
  • Rod & Reel Combo donated by Al Hansen
  • Sarge Knives Pocket Knife donated by Hogie’s Gun & Sport
  • Outdoor Adventures

  • Full day guided fishing trip for two anglers with Captain Steve in either Lincoln/Omaha area, Calamus, or Merritt by Fins and Fur Outdoor Adventure Guide
  • Guided fishing trip for four hours of bass, crappie or bluegill within one hour of Omaha with DAB fishing
  • Two rounds of sporting clays for two people donated by Oak Creek Sporting Club
  • Passes to the Great Platte River Road Archway in Kearney
  • Nebraska State Park stay
  • Family pack of four passes to the Go Ape Treetop Ropes Course at Eugene T. Mahoney State Park
  • One night (2 person) stay at the Double R Guest Ranch
  • Gift Cards, Subscriptions, & Cash Prizes

  • $500 SCHEELS gift card (2 winners); $100 SCHEELS gift card (2 winners); $50 SCHEELS gift card (6 winners). Donated by Lincoln SCHEELS
  • $500 in CABELAS fishing gift cards; $2000 in CABELAS hunting gift cards Donated by CABELAS
  • $40 gift card to Orscheln Farm and Home
  • $50 Walmart gift card
  • $25 cash prize donated by The Red Barn, Elmwood
  • Two $50 Gift Certificates donated by Hofker Auto
  • $75 cash prize donated by Nebraska AFS
  • Three complete flyrods donated by Trout Unlimited
  • Two memberships to Trout unlimited donated by Trout Unlimited
  • Subscription to Outdoorsman magazine