2023 Kids Fishing Fair at West Bush Lake Park!
The contest starts at 9 a.m. and is split into two divisions, one for ages 12 and under and one for ages 13-16.
- Free event, open to all!
- No fishing license required
- Registration opens at 8:30 a.m.
- Contest begins at 9 a.m.
- Contest ends at 11 a.m. with awards to follow.
- Event takes place rain or shine.
- Kids must be accompanied by an adult.
- Kids must bring their own rod and reel.*
- Fishing demonstrations.
- Free bait and prizes!
*limited number of loaner poles available
Download, print and share the 2023 Kids Fishing Fair flyer.
For more information, call 952-944-6356 or visit bloomingtonoptimists.org
Want to do more than just attend the Kids Fishing Fair? Sign up to volunteer and help ensure a fun event for the kids. The 2023 Fishing Fair needs adult volunteers in a variety of capacities including contest judges, bait distribution, fishing equipment set-up and more.
Sponsored by Bloomington Optimist Club, City of Bloomington Parks and Recreation Department, Bush Lake Chapter of the Izaak Walton League and Get the Lead Out Minnesota.