Youth Fishing Derby

The Board for Recreation, Arts, and Cultural Activities is pleased to present the Annual Youth Fishing Derby at Shawnee Park on the first Saturday in June each year. Children ages 4 to 15 are invited to attend this FREE event each year. Children need to bring their own fishing poles, but bait, door prizes, etc., are included for FREE!

Registration starts at 8:30 a.m. and fishing begins at 9 a.m. Fishing concludes at 11:30 a.m. and the presentation of trophies (1st place, 2nd place, 3rd place, and biggest fish in each age group [4-7, 8-11, 12-15]) begins at noon.

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor for this event, please email the City Clerk or call (937) 376-7235.

View the flyer and registration form (PDF) for  for the 2019 event!

Fishing Derby Registration