Boaters can listen to music Sunday
Lake Wylie Water Music shorefront concerts will be held 5-7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 12, at the mouth of Mill Creek, on the River Oaks Road side. Concerts are accessible by boat only. For more information, visit https://sites.google.com/site/lakewyliewatermusicmillscreek.
Boat show and sale Aug. 17-19
The 2012 Carolina Fall Boat Show & Sale will be Aug. 17-19 at the N.C. State Fairgrounds’ Jim Graham Building, Raleigh.
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Hours are noon-8 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday.
Visit ncboatshows.com for more information.
Marine group meeting Aug. 27
The Lake Wylie Marine Commission will meet at 7 p.m. Aug. 27 at First Presbyterian Church, 102 S. Central Ave., Belmont.
The public is invited. For more information, visit lakewyliemarinecommission.com.
Catfish Club sets tourney slate
The Catwaba Catfish Club announces nine events in its 1012-13 tournaments schedule, including two regular season and one championship event on Lake Wylie. Dates and location are as follows:
• Sept. 15, Lake Wateree, Lake Wateree State Park
• Oct. 6, Fishing Creek Reservoir, Hwy. 21 Access
• Nov. 3, Lake Wylie, Buster Boyd Access Area
• Dec. 8, Lake Wateree, Lake Wateree State Park
• Jan. 5, 2013, Lake Wylie, Buster Boyd Access Area
• Feb. 2, 2013, Lake Wateree, Lake Wateree State Park
• March 2, 2013, Fishing Creek Reservoir, Hwy. 21 Access
• April 13, 2013, Lake Monticello, Hwy. 99 Access
• Championship Event for Catawba Catfish Club, May 4-5, 2013, Lake Wylie, Ebenezer Park
For more information, visit catawbacatfishclub.com.
Club holds youth event
Midlands Striper Club held its annual youth tournament July 21 with 35 young anglers bringing in 62 striped bass and one blue catfish to the scales at Dreher Island State Park.
First place went to Tommy Gearheart fishing with his father Capt. Shawn Gearheart from Lexington. Tommy had a two fish creel weighing 13 pounds.