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Regretfully the 2020 Brewster Salmon Derby is Cancelled due to Covid


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Grand Prizes
King of the Pool - $2000 - All Ages

Adult Winner $1500
Youth prize 9-14yrs $550
8 & Under Winner $100

Up to $20,000 in Cash & Prizes Plus Chance to Win NW Salmon Derby Series Full Outfitted Boat Drawn at Everett Coho Derby

Cash awarded to the top 10 in the Adult Division, the top 10 in the Youth Division and top 5 in the Child Division -  the sidepots are sold at the Seminar and Derby Headquarters.



Mandatory Skippers Mtg Thurs Night 6pm at Columbia Cove Park next to Boat Launch.  Pick Up Tickets, Boat Marker, Wrist Bands...Side Pots, Raffles, Tee Shirts, Super Baits

We regret to inform you that the Brewster Salmon Derby is officially cancelled for 2020.  Covid-19 State and County mandated rules make it virtually impossible for us to safely hold a Derby this year.  We are very disappointed that it came to this, but we appreciate your understanding.  We have already started to work on next years Derby which will be August 6, 7 and 8, 2021. 

The 2021 15th Annual Brewster King Salmon Derby!!

On behalf of the City of Brewster and the Upper Columbia Derby Fund, we want to welcome you once again to Brewster, WA area and say thank you for choosing to be a part of our Annual Brewster King Salmon Derby. We know you enjoy the great fishing we have here where the Columbia and Okanogan Rivers meet. The salmon run is going well and we are sure you will again have plenty of opportunities to catch the wining fish. We will be giving away lots of cash and prizes as always!  We could not put on this Derby without the continuing support of all our sponsors, who are listed on our Sponsors Page and have Ad's here on the pages.  Click on their ad and it will take you to their website.  MANY THANKS TO ALL OUR SPONSORS!!

Brewster has much to offer:

At Brewster Marketplace you will find a Service Deli, Champs Chicken, BluTaco, and a Subway. We also have all your grocery needs, including fresh baked goodies in the bakery, our fresh produce is delivered 6 days a week, and we carry Grade A Angus Beef. We also sell Discover Passes, State hunting and fishing licenses, Tribal fishing license and some of our services include Western Union, UPS, Money Orders and Video Rental. We are Family owned and operated for over 30 years!.   

Down the road you will the Triangle Exxon which has Skipper's Fish & Chips inside, and made to order breakfast and lunch bar, bait and worms.

Camperos Mexican Restaurant offers excellent Mexican cuisine.

Ed's Mudville Restaurant, Mi Pueblo, Brewster Bear Basket are all excellent meal choices here in town.

For lodging we have the Apple Avenue Motel and RV parks.

Columbia Cove RV Park -  - Click Here

Bridgeport Marina & Conklin Landing RV Park  --  Click Here

City HALL  509-689-3464


All Brewster King Salmon Derby profits are donated to local charities such as the Brewster Boys and Girls Club, Brewster Senior Center, Brewster Food Bank and the Coastal Conservation Association of WA. 


2019 Stats: 

206 Fishermen
 261 Chinook weighed in
 78 Boats on the Water

2018 Stats: 

208 Fishermen
 152 Chinook weighed in
  81 Boats on the Water

 2017 Stats: 

247 Fishermen
 18 Sponsor Fishermen
152 King salmon weighed in

 86 Boats on the Water 





“To provide family oriented fishing events and recreation to promote tourism, the city of Brewster and community and the upper Columbia salmon fishery.  Goals of the funds created from the Derby are to support other 501c3 charitable organizations in the Brewster and upper Columbia river community  and other worthy IRS designated charitable organizations.”

“All Funds, whether income of principal, and whether acquired by gift or contribution or otherwise, shall be devoted to said purposes.”

The Upper Columbia Derby Fund is a 501(c)3 Non Profit Public Charity formed in the State of Washington, UBI 603-484-659.  Donations are Tax Deductible to the extent allowed by law.

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Click Here for 2017 Leaderboard

2019 King of the Pool Winner $2000

JR Dorsey  25.20 lbs.


2019 Adult 1st Place Winner  $1500

Kim Hammons  23.57 lbs.


2019 Youth (9-14) 1st Place Winner  $550

Alex Davis 22.42 lbs.


 2019 Child (8 & Under) 1st Place Winner  $100

Adam Roman  17.74 lbs 


2019 Kids Sockeye Derby 1st Place  $250

No Kids Derby - Sockeye Fishing Closed


Peter Flohr Memorial Derby Lure