Catfish DerbyThe 2020 Clearlake Oaks Glenhaven Catfish Derby is now accepting entries!

The 2020 Catfish Derby will be held May 15-17 in Clearlake Oaks.

The tournament features fishing in separate divisions for adults and kids,  The adult catching the largest fish wins $5,000, and the kids catching the largest fish win $100.  Over $10,000 in cash and prizes will be awarded.  There will be food and entertainment at Derby headquarters.

There will be two kids divisions, one for ages up to 10 years, and one for ages 11-15 years.  The top five places in each kids division will win cash prizes.


Entries can be submitted by mail or in person at the following locations:

   - Limit Out Bait and Tackle, 12607 E Hwy 20, Clearlake Oaks
   - Lakeport Bait and Tackle, 1050 N Main St, Lakeport
   - Derby headquarters, 12655 E Hwy 20, Clearlake Oaks (Thursday and Friday of Derby week)

The adult entry fee is $50 per adult if received by 11:00PM May 14 and $60 after that.  The entry fee for kids is $10.  KIds entering receive a free Derby t-shirt.

Pease note that the entry fee for adults this year has been increased from $40 to $50 for early registration and from $50 to $60 for event day registration.  The prize for the largest adult fish caught has been increased from $4,000 to $5,000.  Kids derby entry fees and prize amounts have not changed.

More information on the Catfish Derby and entry forms are available at  Or call the Catfish Derby hotline at 707-596-0248.