COVID-19 Update

In compliance with Governor Northam's Stay-at-Home Order Number 55, gatherings of 10 or more are prohibited until June 10, 2020 and Waller Mill Park is closed at this time. Therefore, our Kid’s Fishing Derby scheduled for June 6, 2020 has been cancelled at this time. Follow us on Facebook @WilliamsburgRec for updates if this event is re-scheduled for a future date.

Kids Fishing DerbyEvent Overview

Get hooked on fishing during our Kid's Fishing Derby at Waller Mill Park. Join us for a morning of fishing fun with a little competition on the side!

Event Information

  • Age Groups
    • 5 to 7
    • 8 to 10
    • 11 to 13
  • Bring your own equipment - limited free bait and poles available
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Fishing derby is $5 per child
  • Limited to 20 kids per age group
  • Open to kids ages 5 to 13 years old
  • Pre-registration & payment required prior to event, please call 757-259-3778 for more information
  • Prizes awarded for largest, smallest and most fish caught


Waller Mill Park
901 Airport Road
Williamsburg, VA  23185

A $2 parking vehicle entrance fee will be required.


If you are interested in sponsoring our Kid's Fishing Derby, please download our Kids Fishing Derby Sponsorship application.