8th. Annual Family Fishing Day
Mayo River State Park
A North Carolina FISHING LICENSE-EXEMPT DAY
Event Sponsored by FRIENDS OF MAYO RIVER STATE PARK
Kids fishing derby for registered participants ages 17 and under with prizes for
heaviest, longest and shortest fish in age appropriate categories, plus door prizes
for registered anglers. All children must be accompanied by an adult who will be in
the park and supervising them at all times.
One adult prize for heaviest fish of the day.
Bring your own bait/tackle, extra drinking water/snacks, sunscreen & bug repellant.
Free hot dogs, chips and drinks while they last, prepared by BSA Troop 562.
Bluegrass music courtesy of Twin County Ramblers.
Environmental Education games and displays, plus crafts for kids by Lowe’s.
THANK YOU TO THE N.C. WILDLIFE RESOURCES COMMISSION FOR
FISH-FOR-FUN BAGS AND FOR STOCKING THE PONDS WITH CATFISH. KIDS
CAN REGISTER FOR A STATEWIDE DRAWING FOR POSSIBLE EXTRA PRIZES.