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Kids Fishing Tournament
April 18 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm$10
Kids Fishing Tournament on Saturday, April 18, 2020 from 8:30 am – 12pm at Charles D. Owen Park located at 875 Warren Wilson Road, Swannanoa, NC 28778. This event is open to all youth 15 and under. Competitors will be divided into five age groups with prizes in each for Biggest Fish, Smallest Fish, Most Fish Caught, and Most Accurate Casting Skills.
This is a catch and release tournament. After each fish has been weighed and measured, they will be released back into the pond. Your $10 registration fee includes a bucket, bait, snacks, and a hot dog lunch. Competitors bring their own poles. No fishing license is required for residents under 16 years old. No boat fishing is allowed by competitors. Pre-registration is available and recommended. On-site registration will begin at 8:00 the morning of the tournament. Fishing begins at 8:30 and ends promptly at 11:30.
The Bounce Into Spring Family Festival is also scheduled in the park from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. with plenty of free activities including an obstacle course, face painting, archery, soccer, basketball, and more!