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Take A Kid Fishing Day - event details

Format

This one-day event located at Lafreniere Park shelter 6, will include live weigh-in competition for youth (under 13). Kids will compete for the largest fish caught in the park for the categories: Perch/Bream, Bass, Catfish and Misc.

Along with the fishing, there will be access to the Swamp Zone which has interactive games, arts & crafts, Back Yard Bass, Inflatable Jump Zone, great food and more.

RAIN OR SHINE

Dates & Times

One day event on Sunday, April 14th, 2024

Registration : ANYTIME AFTER WE SETUP THE REGISTRATION TABLE
Fishing Times: ANYTIME BEFORE THE WEIGH IN STOPS AT 3:00PM
Food : starts at 11:30 am 

Awards: 3:15 pm

Rodeo Participation

Early Registration (ends April 1st)
Youth (13 and under): $15/ person  - Includes Entry to Rodeo and Family Fish Fest, T-shirt, Access to Swamp Zone, Food & Beverages
Companion (non-fishing): $10/ person  - Includes Entry to Family Fish Fest, Access to Swamp Zone, Food & Beverages.  Please note, a non-fishing companion does not receive a T-shirt.


 Late Registration (after April 2nd) & Walk-up
Youth (under 13): $20/ person  - Includes Entry to Rodeo, T-shirt (shirt color and availability not guaranteed if registration after April 30th), and Family Fish Fest, Access to Swamp Zone, Food & Beverages).

 

Adult (14+) 50/50
$20/person (includes Entry to Rodeo and Family Fish Fest, Food & Beverages) Please note, a Adult 50/50 participant does not receive a T-shirt.  All participants 18 years and older should have a Louisiana fishing license.  

Please see the following link to obtain a fishing license:  https://www.wlf.louisiana.gov/page/recreational-fishing-licenses-and-permits

Bait will be available, but fishing equipment will be limited. We encourage you to bring the fishing equipment needed for your fishing efforts.

Prizes

Kids’ Division (13 and under) 
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th Place trophies will be awarded for largest: Perch/Bream, Bass, Catfish and Misc. 

 

Adult 50/50 (ages 14+)
Adult with largest fish caught at Lafreniere Park day of event splits the pot 50/50.

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