2020 Fishing For Freedom Event
Friday June 5th, 2020
Meet and Greet 4 to 10pm
Grilled pork loins and fried chicken dinner, trapshooting, open archery range
Eagles Club - 3737 North 5th Street, Quincy, Illinois.
Please bring your own bow and arrows; we will provide guns and ammo for the trap shoot.
Live music to follow the Meet and Greet. This is open to all Warriors, all Boaters, and their family members.
Saturday June 6th, 2020
Veterans Home tournament for the Veterans Home residents
9am to 11:30am
Lunch will be available at the Microtel - time TBD
Heroes Banquet starting with the Rules Meeting at 4pm
Opening Ceremonies at 5pm
Dinner served from 5:30pm to 6:30pm.
Dinner is followed by raffles and a live auction
Oakley Lindsay Center (Quincy Civic Center)
300 Civic Center Plaza Quincy, Illinois
Sunday June 2nd, 2019
Fishing begins at 6am and ends at 12pm (noon)
Weigh-In Starts at 12pm (noon) at each location
Weigh In Locations: Mark Twain Lake, Reregulation Pool Spillway Ramp, Great River Marina - Hamilton (Pool 19-20) and Clat Adams Park (Pool 21-24)
Main weigh-in and awards ceremony at Clat Adams Park
201 N Front St Quincy, IL
Awards Ceremony to begin at approximately 4pm
Lodging requirements for our Warrior
participants will be paid for in full by Fishing
For Freedom sponsors and donors. Our registration committee will contact you with
your lodging information at least one
week prior to the event as we will fill
rooms based on the information that you have provided during the
If you have any
special needs or accessibility issues,
please make sure to make a note of it in
the comments block on the registration
form. There will be several special needs accessible
If your plans change and
you are unable to attend the event after
making your reservation, please contact
our registration committee to cancel your reservation.
Lodging is available for
Boaters that live over an hour away from Quincy, Illinois or Mark Twain Lake area
at several different hotels in Quincy. Some of the locations are
within a block from the Mississippi.
You will receive contact information from the registration committee of which hotels
we have a block of rooms saved for the event.
If you choose to stay in any other hotels or accommodations, you will be responsible
for the expenses. Volunteer
Boaters are responsible for their lodging
expenses and making their individual
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