Bring the kids to the lake for a morning of fun. To learn more about fishing in Tennessee, visit the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency.
Kids Catch Fishing Experience • Mud Island
Registration, 10 a.m. Fishing, 11 a.m.- 1 p.m.
Children 3 to 12 try their hand at fishing and learn from TWRA instructors. Gulf of Mexico pool will be stocked with catfish. Prizes awarded. Free loaner poles and bait. FREE.
Collierville Youth Fishing Rodeo • W.C. Johnson Park, Collierville
Registration, 8-9 a.m. Fishing, 9-11 a.m.
Bring your own tackle and bait. Prizes awarded by age. FREE
Junior Fishing Rodeo • Catch’em Lake, Agricenter
7 a.m.-noon. Ages 10 and under, 7:30-9:30 a.m. Ages 11-15, 9:30-noon. Bring your own tackle. Bait available for a fee. Prizes awarded. Bring registration form from the website. $10.
City of Bartlett Children’s Fishing Rodeo • Appling Lake, Bartlett
6-9 a.m. Bring your tackle. Prizes awarded for most fish and heaviest catch. Preregistration begins May 24. FREE.
Free Fishing Day in Tennessee
Anyone may fish free without a license in Tennessee’s public waters. Kids ages 15 and younger can fish free the entire week, June 11-June 17. See more at the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency.
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