Announcing the 2021 Prizes for the 2nd Annual Lincoln Fishing Derby

The Brady Nickerson Foundation is very grateful for the statewide support we have received for this year’s fishing derby. We could not have been so successful without all the local and state support.

First thanks goes to the Town of Lincoln Events and Tourism Committee, Kelly Ryder Town of Lincoln Events Coordinator, and Ruth Birtz head of the committee.

Now, we are excited to announce this year’s prizes!

Adults who catch the heaviest fish in Lincoln:

First Place Prize: 150.00 (donated by Marquis Heating of Old Town and the Argast Family of Lincoln)

Second Place Prize: 100.00 Whitney’s Outfitters Gift Card (donated by Whitney’s Outfitters of Lincoln)

Third Place Prize: 50.00 Walmart Gift Card (donated by Rick Burpee State Farm Agent of Lincoln)

all prize winners will also receive Cookies from Tressa and Trudy Bakery (donated by Tressa & Trudy Bakery of Waite)

Youth who catch the heaviest fish in Lincoln:

First Place Prize: Ice Fishing Gear (donated by Whitney’s Outfitters of Lincoln) and Passes to the Maine Wildlife Park (donated by the Maine Dept. of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife)

Second Place Prize: 6 signed Max and Colby books by Janis Hennessey (donated by author Janis Hennessey of New Hampshire) and Passes to the Maine Wildlife Park (donated by the Maine Dept. of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife)

Third Place Prize: 4 tickets to a 2021 Children’s Theatre Performance (donated by the Ogunquit Playhouse), and a book of Palace Playland Ride Tickets (donated by Palace Playland of Old Orchard Beach).

all prize winners will also receive cookies from Tressa and Trudy Bakery (donated by Tressa & Trudy Bakery of Waite)

This year’s Prettiest Fish Contest will have 2 winners! Prizes are:

Signed Baseball from Michael Chavis (donated by the Boston Red Sox Foundation), a book of Palace Playland Ride Tickets (donated by Palace Playland of Old Orchard Beach), and Cookies from Tressa and Trudy Bakery (donated by Tressa & Trudy Bakery of Waite)

and

25.00 Gift Card and Cookies to Tressa and Trudy Bakery (donated by Tressa & Trudy Bakery of Waite)

NEW THIS YEAR!!!
Everyone who registers for the fishing derby will be entered in a raffle to win meals from Harvest Moon Deli, Tacorita, and a 25.00 Gift Card from Tressa and Trudy Bakery. We will be able to have 5 raffle winners!

There will also be a 50/50 raffle at the derby to benefit a local Lincoln family who lost their home and a child in a house fire.

View our Facebook Event and make sure to hit the ‘GOING’ button so you don’t forget!

Registration and weighin is at Prince Thomas Park in Lincoln, Friday and Saturday, 8am until 3pm both days.

Where Can You Buy Calendar Raffle Tickets?

There is still time to get your calendar raffle tickets.

You can send a payment of 10.00 per ticket or 3 for 25.00 via PayPal. Until Feb. 28th.

You can buy your tickets in person at:

Tocci’s Checkout in Glenburn

Shear Attraction in Bangor

Hermon Ace Hardware in Hermon

Changing Seasons Federal Credit Union in Hampden

Bangor Letter Shop in Bangor

Sluggers Training Facility in Brewer

Quest Club in Lincoln

and you can also contact Angel Nickerson, Preston Nickerson, Dot Munson, Ashley Mitchell for tickets.

Thank you all for your support. We could not have done it without the help of the donations from local businesses and individuals.

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Prizes for the 2nd Annual Lincoln Fishing Derby!

If you haven’t heard yet, The Brady Nickerson Foundation will be hosting their 2nd Annual Fishing Derby in the Town of Lincoln for 2 days this year!

February 26th and 27th 2021 registration and weigh in on both days are 8am until 3pm with the final winner being announced on Saturday at 3:30pm.

We have some great prizes this year! If you would like to donation toward our fishing derby email us soon at thebradynickersonfoundation@gmail.com

You can look forward to these great prizes so far:

100.00 Gift Card from Whitney Outfitters (donated by Whitney Outfitters of Lincoln)

150.00 Cash Prize (donated by Marquis Heating in Old Town and the Argast Family of Lincoln)

Signed Baseball from Michael Chavis (donated by the Boston Red Sox Foundation)

50.00 Walmart Gift Card (donated by Rick Burpee of State Farm in Lincoln)

6 signed Max and Colby Books (donated by author Janis Hennessey of New Hampshire)

Ice fishing gear (donated by Whitney Outfitters of Lincoln)

2 passes to the Maine Wildlife Park (donated by the Maine Dept. of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife)

4 tickets to a 2021 Children’s Theatre Performance (donated by the Ogunquit Playhouse)

2 Harvest Moon Deli sandwiches (donated from Harvest Moon Deli, locations in Orono, Bangor, Brewer, and Newport)

2 Entree’s from Tacorita (donated by Tacorita of Orono)

2 books of ride tickets to Palace Playland (donated by Palace Playland of Old Orchard Beach)

2 25.00 Gift Cards from Tressa & Trudy Bakery (donated by Tressa & Trudy Bakery in Waite)

Call Ashley Mitchell at 207-613-4967 by February 25th about your donation to this great derby!

2nd Annual Brady Nickerson Fishing Derby

The Brady Nickerson Foundation is excited to announce that we will be holding our second annual fishing derby! Two days of fishing!

Last year the Events and Tourism Committee of Lincoln, Maine allowed the Brady Nickerson Foundation to run their first fishing derby as a part of their Cabin Fever Reliever. While this year there will not be a huge event, there will still be a fishing derby!

Same rules as last year! The biggest fish wins it all! We will have separate categories for adults and youth. The prizes just keep coming in! Keep a close watch on what you could win this year at our derby!

Glenburn Fishing Derby

We are excited to announce that we will be holding a fishing derby on Pushaw Lake March 27th 2021 8:00 am until 3:00 pm.

Preregistration will be required for this event!

There will be prizes offered for the three biggest fish caught on Pushaw Lake!

Weigh in location will be at Lakeside Landing in Glenburn.

Please watch our website and Facebook page for registration details.

We are in need of prize donations and volunteers for this event. If you are able to donate or give a prize please email thebradynickersonfoundation@gmail.com

Calendar Raffle

Thank you to everyone who donated to our calendar raffle! We had an amazing response from our community and we couldn’t have done it without you!
Thank you so much!

We would like to give a special thank you to those that made donations to make this possible!

Ticket sales will begin on February 1st. The calendar raffle will be the month of March which in Maine is Pediatric Cancer Awareness month. Please stay tuned for the release of our calendar raffle and where to buy tickets.


If you are interested in donating to the raffle please email thebradynickersonfoundation@gmail.com

2nd Annual Fishing Derby Approved!

The Town of Lincoln Events and Tourism Committee will once again be supporting the Brady Nickerson Foundation through our second annual fishing derby.

The fishing derby will be on February 26th AND 27th! It was such a success last year that we decided to give the community two days to fish!

Please watch our Facebook page for details as we know more!

There will be a prize for the biggest fish caught by youth and adults!

We will also be doing the Prettiest Fish Contest for $1.00.

Our fishing derby runs off of caring sponsors and volunteers! If you can donate toward our derby or volunteer you time it will be greatly appreciated. Please email thebradynickersonfoundation@gmail.com to ask about donations or ways you can volunteer your time.

Thank you and stay tuned for more information!

Upcoming Calendar Raffle

The Brady Nickerson Foundation will be putting together a calendar raffle for the month of March.

For those who may not be aware, last year Governor Mills declared March Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month.

We plan to sell tickets for the raffle for the month of February. Details will be released on where you can purchase tickets.

Please follow our Facebook page on more details.

if you would like to donate something for the calendar raffle please email thebradynickersonfoundation@gmail.com

Daddy O’s Acts of Kindness Donation

The Brady Nickerson Foundation had enough votes to be put into Daddy O’s Act of Kindness drawing. 13 charities were chosen to receive donations through two weeks of drawings. The Brady Nickerson Foundation was lucky enough to be drawn on the 7th day and we received a 700.00$ donation from Daddy O’s Acts of Kindness. This is an amazing donation and we are so grateful!

You can read about this awesome organization and what they did to celebrate the holdiday season here: