7th annual ‘Big D Valley Bassmasters’ Kid’s Fishing Derby scheduled for June 8

Prizes will be awarded for the largest and most fish caught.

Once again, Burlington Township and Burlington City are sponsoring the “Big D Valley Bassmasters” Kid’s Fishing Derby, a free, family-friendly event for boys and girls ages 15 and under.

The fishing derby is scheduled for Saturday, June 8, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Kennedy Park Lake on Wood Street in Burlington. Same-day registration begins at 7:30 and ends at 9 a.m. Fishing will begin at 8 a.m.

According to officials, fishing poles and tackle will provided to those who need them on a first come, first serve basis. Bait will be provided for all.

Prizes will be awarded for the largest fish caught and most fish caught. Participants must stay until the end of the derby to receive their prize.

For more information visit the Burlington Kid’s Fishing Derby Facebook page, or call Pete Green (609) 668-3308 or Jim Thompson (609) 458-8634.