Reversed Fish House Parade cancelled, Raffle and Virtual 5K still on

Reversed Fish House Parade cancelled, Raffle and Virtual 5K still on

November 19, 2020 News News -- KKIN-KFGI-KLKS-WWWI 0

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (11/19/20)

(Aitkin, MN) — Another bygone fatality of the COVID-19 Pandemic shut down the Aitkin Fish House Parade that already made numerous changes in order for the yearly event to commence. Aitkin Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Taylor Erickson broke the news of the cancellation of the Reversed Fish House Parade. 

The Chamber and downtown businesses were ready for the change in this year’s Parade but ultimately, the numbers were not favorable for safety.

When one door closes, another one opens with the continuation of the Aitkin Fish House Parade Raffle.

Raffle tickets are $5 and can be bought from an Aitkin Volleyball player, the Chamber office, or Chamber Board members. Winners will be announced on Friday, November 27th at 12pm. The Virtual Fish House 5K is still on as planned but runners can still use the course on Black Friday, according to organizer Brian Anderson.

Register for the Fish House 5K at www.aitkin.com. Listen to the full conservation with Taylor and Brian about the cancellation of the Reversed Fish House Parade, and what is still going on Black Friday in downtown Aitkin by going here: