Take A Kid Fishing Day - event details
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, May 7th, 2023
Registration : ANYTIME AFTER WE SETUP THE REGISTRATION TABLE
Fishing Times: ANYTIME BEFORE THE WEIGH IN STOPS AT 4:30PM
Food : starts at 11:30 am
Awards: 4:45 pm
Early Registration (ends May 4th)
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.
May 5th or 6th & 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.
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.