Georgetown Parks & Recreation

Youth Fishing Derby

Saturday, Jan. 15, 2022
Blue Hole Park

100 Blue Hole Park
Georgetown, TX 78626

The Youth Fishing Derby is sold out. Walk-ins will not be accepted for this event.


Here fishy, fishy! We’re stocking the San Gabriel River at Blue Hole with rainbow trout, so bundle up and enjoy some fishing with the entire family.

The Youth Fishing Derby is open to children ages 12 and under. There is no charge to participate, but pre-registration is required. This event is open to the first 50 children that register. All youth participants must be accompanied by an adult/guardian during the entire event.

Participants must provide their own equipment. A limited amount of trout bait will be available for purchase for $5 at the event. Limit one pole per person, please. Fishing permits are required for anglers ages 17 and older.

The Texas Parks and Wildlife daily bag limit for trout is 5, with no length limit.

Registration & Event Schedule: 

  • Registration opens Tuesday, Nov. 30 and will close on Wednesday, Jan. 12, or until the max number of participants have registered (50), whichever happens first.
  • Event Schedule –
    • 8:00-8:30 am – Participant Check-in
    • 8:30 am – Fishing Derby starts (wait for the horn)
    • 11:00 am – Fishing Derby ends


Catch a fish and win a prize! (while prizes last)

Prize details:

  • You must be registered and wearing a wristband to win prizes.
  • Prizes are first come, first served.
  • There is a one prize per person limit.
  • Prizes include fishing rods, tackle boxes, lures, gift certificates, etc.