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Kid's Fishing Derby

Post Date:08/08/2018 8:08 AM
Fishing Derby
SOMETHING FISHY IS HAPPENING AT WALLER MILL PARK ON SEPTEMBER 8, 2018!


The Williamsburg Parks and Recreation Department wants kids to get hooked on fishing. Young anglers ages 5 – 13 can test their fishing skills by participating in our Kids Fishing Derby at Waller Mill Park. Derby registration is $5/child with prizes for largest, smallest and most fish caught in each age group.

Start times:
Age 5 – 7: 9:00 – 9:45 am
Age 8 – 10: 10:00 – 10:45 am
Age 11 – 13: 11:00 – 11:45 am

Register early for tournament (only 20 spots per age group) at Waller Mill Park located at 901 Airport Road, Williamsburg, VA 23188. For more information, call: (757) 259-3778. www.williamsburgva.gov/rec

Free activities:
Fish themed games and tattoos and angler education. Come meet Coastie the Tug Boat who teaches boating safety to children. Also learn about the different species of fish that call Waller Mill Park reservoir home from the VA Department of Game and Inland Fisheries.

This is a great event for the kids to get them outdoors, learn fishing and win some great prizes thanks to our sponsor: Hookers Bait and Tackle.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED:
Volunteers needed for the Kid’s Fishing Derby at Waller Will Park on Saturday, September 8, 2018 from 7:30 am – 12:30 pm. Volunteers will assist with measuring and weighing of fish, tallying the number of catches, assisting with fish-themed games and general fishing help for young kids. Please call Waller Mill Park at: (757) 259-3778.
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