Grab your pole, tackle and bait
The City of Round Rock Parks and Recreation Department presents the Youth Fishing Derby from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday, March 29, 2014 at Bright Lake in Old Settlers Park. The event is free but pre-registration is strongly encouraged. For ages 3-12 years and all children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Greengo's Food Truck will be onsite beginning at 7 a.m. They will have breakfast food and drinks available for purchase. Download the menu (PDF).
Participants must provide all their own equipment and one fishing pole per child. We will have some worms onsite, but feel free to bring your own bait. Bright Lake is home to bass, catfish and sunfish, so prepare accordingly. Size 6-8 is a good all-round hook size.
See complete Derby Rules (PDF)
There will also be demonstrations and other activities.
Schedule of Events
- 6:45 to 9 a.m.: Check In/Late Registration
- 7 to 11 a.m.: Fishing
- 8 to 11 a.m.: Activities
Awards immediately following result tabulation at conclusion of fishing. Prizes will be awraded for the Largest Bass Caught Overall, Largest Fish Caught in each division and Most Fish Caught in each division.
RegistrationPerch Division (ages 3-5) *22530Snapper Division (ages 6-9) *22531Redfish Division (ages 10-12) *22532
Register online now at www.roundrockrecreation.com
Prize sponsors are needed and to help defray the cost of t-shirts. Please call or email Roger Heaney at (512) 341-3361 or firstname.lastname@example.org.