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Introduce your kids to a love of fishing at this free two-day event. On Friday, dive into excitement at the Cherokee Indian Fair Grounds for entertainment, attractions, and free fishing gear for eligible participants (children ages 3 to 11). Arrive at Oconaluftee Islands Park on Saturday for hours of fishing fun with prizes, face painting, balloon animals, and more. Pre-register August 4 from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Cherokee Indian Fair Grounds. Entry is free and includes breakfast and lunch on Saturday.
Friday, August 4, 2017
10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Registration begins and door prizes will be given out
Registered children will receive a free shirt, hat, hooks, sinkers, & bait
5:00 p.m. Registration ends
5:30 p.m. Rules & Regulations
Saturday, August 5, 2017
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Registration begins, breakfast, and door prizes will be given out
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. 2,000 fishing poles will be distributed (supplies are limited)
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Fishing begins
11:00 a.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. Tournament winners will be announced
2:00 p.m. Event ends
Oconaluftee Islands Park
545 Tsali Blvd.
Cherokee, NC 28719
Contact: Cherokee Welcome Center