Georgetown Parks & Recreation

Youth Fishing Derby

8-10 a.m.
Saturday, Dec. 7, 2024

Here fishy, fishy!

The Youth Fishing Derby is open to children ages 12 and under. Registration is $5 per child, and pre-registration is required. This event is open to the first 100 children that register. All youth participants must be accompanied by an adult/guardian during the entire event. There are no fees for guardians.

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.

Event Schedule: 

    • 7:30-8 a.m.- Participant Check-in
    • 8 a.m.– Fishing Derby starts (wait for the horn)
    • 10 a.m.– 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.

Thank you to our 2023 sponsor!

Sponsorship Opportunities

Local organizations and businesses are invited to participate in the Youth Fishing Derby. This event brings in 200+ participants!

View Sponsorship Guide

To find out how your business can take advantage of Georgetown Parks and Recreation sponsorship options, contact:

Courtney Butler, Community Engagement Coordinator