25th Annual Kids Fishing Derby Takes Place this Weekend

May 10, 2013

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will be celebrating the twenty fifth year of the annual Kids Fishing Derby tomorrow.

The event is free of charge and open to children fifteen years and under.

Those attending should be sure to bring their own fishing gear, bait, life jacket, sunscreen, and any other items that they may anticipate needing.

The 25th annual derby takes place at the Calhoun Falls Bank Fishing Area, located on Highway 72 about a mile west of Calhoun Falls.

The derby begins at 8:00am and will last until 1:00pm.

Participants are encouraged to pre-register online at www.dnr.sc.gov or by calling the Corps of Engineers, Richard B. Russell Project office at 1-800-944-7207.