Welcome to the Kodiak King Salmon Derby Page!

UPDATE JULY 24, 2017

The presentations and awards banquet is tonight beginning at 6pm.

Limited tickets will be available at the door. (Kodiak Hana)

Award winners will be updated on July 25, 2017. There is a new tab on the upper right corner that says “2017 Winners!!!”.  This will be where you can click to see the 2017 Winners.

Thanks to our sponsors and good luck to all of the participants tonight.

 

UPDATE JULY 18, 2017

Moments ago, I sent an email out to all participants about the upcoming Awards Banquet and Presentation taking place at 6PM on Monday, July 24, 2017.   Not all of the email addresses were accurate and to ensure that this information has the widest dissemination possible – here is the text of that email:

Hello 2017 Kodiak King Salmon Derby participants:

I hope you are getting excited for the Awards Banquet and Presentation that is happening on July 24, 2017.  Please read below for the latest update:

The derby officially closed on July 15, 2017.  All entries that were emailed by the cutoff time have been added to the database and the website at www.kodiakkingsalmonderby.com.

Attached is a list of the entries for this year’s derby.  These are the entries that will be going into the random length drawing to be held at the banquet.  Please take a moment and look at the attached PDF to ensure that your records match our records.  (Please note that what is included has been altered for privacy of the participants.)

The banquet is taking place on Monday, July 24, 2017 at Kodiak Hana Restaurant and is starting at 6PM.

In order to attend the banquet, you will need to purchase an Awards Banquet and Presentation ticket.  The tickets are being sold for $20/each at Discover Kodiak located at 100 Marine Way, Ste 200, Kodiak, AK  99615.  Each ticket that is used to enter the banquet will also be eligible to win round trip transportation for (1) between Anchorage on Kodiak, served by Ravn Alaska.

It is important to note that there are only 75 tickets for the banquet.  Please buy yours before they run out. 

If for any reason, you are unable to open or read the attached file, I have printed out the entry list for random draw and weigh-in entries and posted them on my door here at Discover Kodiak.  Please feel free to check it out when you stop by to buy your banquet ticket.

Aimee Williams – Executive Director – Discover Kodiak

 

 

UPDATE JULY 17, 2017

About sixty new entries came in over closing weekend.  Approximately 1/2 are updated on the website – but all of the new entries are in the database.

Don’t forget that banquet tickets are now on sale at Discover Kodiak.  They are $20 / each.

UPDATE: JULY 16, 2017

The 2017 Kodiak King Derby is now closed.  All entries are being entered and the website will be updated on July 17, 2017.

The ending banquet is being held at Kodiak Hana (formerly the Powerhouse) on Monday, July 24, 2017 at 6PM.   Tickets for the banquet are being sold at Discover Kodiak for $20.00 / each.

 

APRIL 1- JULY 15, 2017

UPDATE – Kodiak King Salmon Derby is closing July 15, 2017.  Last chance for weigh-in entries will be before Big Ray’s closes (7AM-7PM) on Saturday, July 15, 2017.

All email entries for the random length drawings must be time-stamped no later than 11:59PM on Saturday, July 15, 2017. 

 

HOW TO ENTER?

Purchase a ticket at a participating location: Big Ray’s Alaskan Outfitters or Discover Kodiak Downtown Visitor Center— tickets go on sale March 22nd.

YOU CAN ALSO PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE AT: https://squareup.com/store/discover-kodiak/

  1. Tickets must be purchased prior to any fishing.
  2. Contestants may buy as many tickets as they would like (they are non-transferable)
  3. Contestants may enter as often as they would like. However, only one salmon may be entered per ticket.
  4. Handle with care; Discover Kodiak assumes no responsibility for lost or weathered tickets.

Kodiak King Salmon Derby Slam!

May 6th, 2017

  1. Sign up at a participating location: Big Ray’s Alaskan Outfitters or Discover Kodiak Downtown Visitor Center— sign ups available May 1st-5th.
  2. Application must be signed  prior to any fishing.
  3. $200 per boat buy in.

Kodiak Shotgun Weekend Derby

July 1st & 2nd, 2017

  1. Purchase a ticket set at a participating location: Big Ray’s Alaskan Outfitters or Discover Kodiak Downtown Visitor Center— tickets go on sale June 26th. YOU CAN ALSO PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE AT: https://squareup.com/store/discover-kodiak/
  2. Tickets must be purchased prior to any fishing.
  3. Contestants may buy as many tickets as they would like (they are non-transferable). Each purchase is a minimum of 2 tickets.
  4. Cumulative weight of 2 fish is considered entry.
  5. Contestants may enter as often as they would like. However, it will be cumulative weight of 2 fish per entry. This can be individually or per team.
  6. Handle with care; Discover Kodiak assumes no responsibility for lost or weathered tickets.

Kodiak King Salmon Derby