26th Annual Kids Fishing Derby set for Tomorrow at Calhoun Falls’ Blue Hole

April 25, 2014

Time to get the rod and reels ready, as the annual kid’s fishing derby takes place tomorrow.

It will be the 26th year that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineer Savannah District will be holding the event, and as in year’s past, it will take place on Richard B. Russell Lake.

This year’s event will be held at the Blue Hole Recreation Area, located on Highway 81 in Calhoun Falls, SC.

Gates open tomorrow at 7:00am, and fishing hours are between 8:00am and 1:00pm.

All participants should bring their own fishing gear, bait, sunscreen, chairs, drinks, snacks, and protective gear.

Those interested in attending can pre-register online at www.dnr.sc.gov.

Additional information about this event can also be found at that website.

You may also pre-register via telephone by calling the Russell Project Office at 1-800-944-7207.