■ If you go
What: Brainerd Jaycees’ annual $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza.
When: Open to public at 8 a.m. Saturday, with contest running from 12-3 p.m.
Where: Hole-in-the-Day Bay on Gull Lake, north of Brainerd.
Tickets: $45 and are available for purchase online at www.icefishing.org; or at Mills Fleet Farm, Cash Wise Liquor, Super America, Holiday Station Stores, S & W Bait and the Brainerd Lakes Chamber of Commerce; or on the ice on the day of the event.
Proceeds: More than 50 area nonprofit organizations with the primary beneficiary being the Confidence Learning Center, an outdoor recreational facility and camp for individuals with developmental disabilities.
Weather: According to the National Weather Service, Saturday’s high will be near 6, with sunny skies, with a northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.