Fishing Derby - 6/10/2017

published by: DPS-Parks on 1/31/2017
Picture this: fisherman of all shapes and sizes reeling in more than 800 rainbow trout at Waterford Bend Park in Northville on Saturday, June 10, 2017 starting at 8:00 a.m. for the 22nd  Annual Wayne County Parks Fishing Derby.

As part of the DNR Free Fishing weekend, there is no need for a fishing license for this event. Please bring your own equipment to enjoy a morning of fishing fun!  There will also be casting contests and special give-aways for each child. The Vietnam Veterans of America Plymouth/Canton Chapter 528 will be on hand to help the kids weigh and measure the fish.

Schedule of Activities

7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.       Registration on site

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.     Fishing derby for children age 12 and younger

10:00 a.m.                       Fishing for all ages

10:30 a.m.                       Presentation of prizes

Waterford Bend Park is located at the corner of Six Mile and Northville Road in Northville.

This event is FREE and is co-sponsored by the Vietnam Veterans of America Plymouth/Canton Chapter 528.

For more information on this event or any Wayne County Parks event, please call (734) 261-1990.