February 10 8:00 am - February 11 3:00 pm
Derby Headquarters on Lake Winnipesauke
291 DW Highway, Meredith, NH 03253 United States

Additional Information

The Great Meredith Ice Fishing Derby brings anglers and families from all over New England to enjoy the beauty of New Hampshire and also be in the running for over $50,000 in prize awards.

The derby draws participation from all over the country to the scenic Lakes Region of New Hampshire, which provides a great variety of lakes teaming with fish. The region is truly a winter wonderland, and the Great Meredith Ice Fishing Derby headquarters is located in the picturesque town of Meredith, NH, a popular tourist destination on the shores of famous Lake Winnipesaukee. There are plenty of lodging options, from rustic to fancy, all nearby to all the lakeside action. There are also plenty of dining options and attractions in the region, which makes the 39th annual fishing derby a great family getaway adventure.

The 2018 event boasts over $50,000 in cash prizes and a Disney World dream vacation for four! Event producers encourage everyone to register, since you don’t even need to fish to win one of the many cash prizes that are drawn throughout the weekend. Registration for the event is just $40 per person. Each registration provides the opportunity to win one of the cash prizes as well as the Disney trip. Each registration includes a $10 dining certificate from T-BONES and Cactus Jack’s. Prizes for the top winning fish are $15,000, $5,000 and $3000.


Check out this great video on the 2018 derby HERE!