Saturday, June 08, 2019

3rd Annual Reel-em-in Fishing Derby

Meeting Place: Marina
8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Admission: Free
What better way to get a kid hooked on fishing than to fish in a friendly derby?! Lake Fort Smith State Park is hosting our 3rd annual Reel-em-in Fishing Derby for kids ages 15 and under. Come out and join the fun as we fish for catfish, bass, and sunfish in Lake Fort Smith. Prizes are awarded in many categories.

This event is FREE and open to the public. Registration begins at 8 a.m. at the marina. Adults are welcome to accompany the children; however, the kids must do the fishing. Please remember to bring your own fishing poles and tackle. Weigh in begins at 11:30 a.m. at the marina. After weigh in, at approximately noon, we have an awards ceremony, raffle ticket prize drawing, and free hot dogs. We hope to see you there!
Lake Fort Smith State Park
15458 Shepard Springs Road
Mountainburg, AR 72946-0004