Orange County Fishing Rodeo
The annual Youth Fishing Rodeo for children aged 3- to 15-years-old will be held on Saturday, May 11, 9:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. This is a free event that will be held at Blackwood Farm Park, 4215 NC 86 South, Hillsborough.
Registration begins at 9:00 a.m. The fishing will begin at 9:30 a.m., followed by a free hot dog lunch and awards ceremony at 11:00 a.m.. Prizes will be awarded for the following: most creative hat, first fish caught overall, smallest fish by age division, and largest fish by age division. Rain date is May 12, 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
The Fishing Rodeo is an annual community event intended to expose children to the joys of fishing. The rodeo is co-sponsored by Orange County Department of Environment, Agriculture, Parks, and Recreation; Carrboro Parks and Recreation Department; and Orange County Cooperative Extension 4-H.
For additional information call 919.245.2660.