Annual Youth Fishing Derby JB MDL Dix
April 6 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Presented by 87FSS Outdoor Recreation.
Saturday April 6, 8am to 12pm at Laurel Pond, Juliustown Road and 10th Street, JB MDL Dix.
Free and open to all DoD ID holders age 15 and under (parent must accompany child).
Pre-registration March 1 – April 5. Same day registration available. Prizes for the biggest fish! Derby is rain or shine, actual fishing from 9 to 11am. Experience the thrill of catching your 1st fish or your 100th! Participants must provide their own fishing gear including poles, bait and tackle. Limited tackle and bait will be provided at the event. On-site registration open 8 to 9:45am day of event; all participants must check in day-of to receive a drawing ticket. No prize fish accepted after 11am. Largest fish-by-length awarded in four age categories: 4 and under, 5-8 years, 9-12 years, and 13-15 years. Drawing giveaway follows.
Complimentary breakfast, refreshments, and a hot dog BBQ provided. Participants encouraged to get to the pond early due to limited space around the shoreline. Children may fish the rest of the day after the event.
Laurel Pond is open for fishing to children 15 and under. NO ADULTS ALLOWED TO FISH AT ANY TIME IN LAUREL POND.
All participants encouraged to complete a registration form prior to the date of the event, DOWNLOAD HERE or 87FSS ODR, Bldg. 6045 Doughboy Loop.
609.562.6667 or 609.562.4208.