The Taft District Chamber of Commerce's annual Trout Derby is only a few days away and one angler will walk away with the $1,000 grand prize.
The contest will be held on Nov. 17 at Lake Evans at the Buena Vista Aquatic Recreation Area.
Fishing starts at 6 a.m. and the winners will be announced after the deadline at 2 p.m.
All entries must be weighed in by 2 p..m. To be considered for the prizes. There's also a chance for a $20,000 cash prize if you catch the one specially tagged fish.
Registration is underway at the chamber offices, 400 Kern Street or at Bob's Bait Bucket, 2131 South Chester Avenue in Bakersfield.
The entry fee is $20 for adults and $10 for children udder 14.
Registration forms are also available on line at HYPERLINK "http://www.taftchamber.com/"www.taftchamber.com.