Free Fishing Derby June 23 at Oak Openings


Cast a line in Mallard Lake to see what you can catch. Spend the morning fishing in our largest Metropark for a chance to win prizes in a free fishing derby Saturday, June 23. Registration begins at 8 a.m. and Fishing begins at 9 a.m.

Bait is provided, and a limited number of fishing rods and reels will be available to borrow.

Prizes will be awarded in each age bracket for biggest fish, smallest fish and an overall prize for most unique fish. Age brackets will be 7 and under, 8-11, and 12-15.

Once fishing is over, enjoy a snack while the results are being tallied.

Location: Oak Openings Preserve, Swanton. Come to the Mallard Lake Area.