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BAIT SHORE & MORE
STORE HOURS: 6am – 6pm - 567-259-9933

245 W. Third St. Van Wert, OH 45891 (The shop sits behind the house, facing Monroe St.)

VARIETY OF FISHING, CAMPING,
HUNTING SUPPLIES, AND CAMO CLOTHING

We can order a variety of outdoor items for all your outdoor needs from boating to fitness and your favorite college or pro teams memorabilia.

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NEW!!! GIFT CARDS ARE AVAILABLE!

Gift Cards are available to purchase, in any amount, for your favorite outdoorsman or woman in your life! They make a nice gift in which you know, they’ll get exactly what they want.

LIVE BAIT

**ALL PRICES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE DEPENDING ON MARKET PRICES**

CANADIAN NIGHT CRAWLERS – $2.95 DOZ.

NITRO “GREEN” NIGHT CRAWLERS – $3.60 DOZ.

RED WORMS – $3.00 24 CT.

WAX WORMS – $3.00 50 CT. / $14.00 TUB/250 CT.

MEAL WORMS – $2.60 24 CT.

CRICKETS – 1 LINE = $3.00

                     2 LINE = $5.00

                     3 LINE = $7.00

                     4 LINE = $8.50

CRAPPIE MINNOWS – $2.00 DOZ.

GOLDFISH – $2.00 EA. / $4.00 LG.

CHUBS – $2.00 EA. / $4.00 LG.

LEECHES – $3.50 DOZ.

FROZEN BAIT

**ALL PRICES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE DEPENDING ON MARKET PRICES**

SHRIMP – $4.75 BOX

WHOLE SHAD – $4.75 BAG OF 2

CUT SHAD – $3.25 CUP

LIVER – $2.75 CUP

WE HAVE A LARGE SELECTION OF RODS, REELS, AND COMBOS TO CHOOSE FROM:

If you don’t see what you want or need, please contact us and we will do our best to get it for you!

FREE FISHING DERBY
SATURDAY JUNE 3RD 9-11AM

Van Wert Peony Festival

YMCA CAMP CLAY

9196 Liberty Union Rd

Van Wert, Ohio

 

AGES 3 THRU 13

 

PRIZES

Fishing related items, goodie bags for all children

3-5years – 1st, 2nd, 3rd place prizes for longest fish

6-9 years – 1st, 2nd, 3rd place prizes for longest fish

10-13 years –  1st, 2nd, 3rd place prizes for longest fish

 

GRAND PRIZE for overall longest fish!

A 1st prize is not won in addition to grand prize

More Details Below.

More Derby Details

Grab the fishing poles and take your kids for free fishing during the Peony Festival. Kids ages 3 through 13 may fish for free at the YMCA Camp Clay Pond! You just need your own fishing pole or rod with the necessary tackle. Bait is furnished FREE of charge. A State of Ohio Fishing License is NOT required

Only children may fish and must hold their own rod or pole. Adults may only assist the younger kids.

Remember to dress appropriately for forecasted weather. The even will only be cancelled if the weather prevents safe outdoor activity. The event will not be rescheduled.

Free bottled water will be furnished. Volunteers will be available to assist with removing fish, baiting hooks and measuring fish. All fishing is catch and release. Fishing is permissible only in the designated shoreline areas. Only supplied worm bait may be used. Minnows, other live bait and artificial bait are not allowed.

 

EVENT SPONSORS

Brett Thatcher, Thatcher Insurance

135 E. Central Ave., Van Wert, OH

419 238 0063

thatcher-ins.net

 

Bait Shore & More

Live Bait & Tackle Shop, Kevin Allen & Deb Bashore

245 W. 3rd Street & Monroe Street

Van Wert, OH 567 259 9933

 

YMCA of Van Wert County

241 W. Main St.,

Van Wert, OH

419 238 0443

 

Camp Clay Aqua Park

9196 Liberty Union Rd, Van Wert, OH

419 238 0443

 

MORE INFORMATION

Gary Showalter, Fishing Derby Organizer, Van Wert Peony Committee

Call or text 419 702-0000

vwpeonyfestival.com

245 W. Third St. Van Wert, OH 45891
STORE HOURS: 6am – 6pm

567-259-9933

The shop sits behind the house, facing Monroe St.