Georgetown Parks & Recreation

Youth Fishing Derby

December 8, 2018 | 8-11 a.m.
Garey Park


Catch a fish and win a prize! We will be stocking the ponds at Garey Park with rainbow trout, so bundle up and enjoy some fishing.

*New in 2018!* Our Fishing Derby is now just for children ages 12 and under. All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. Admission into the derby is $3 per person. **Cash only.**
Garey Park admission fees will be waived during the event.

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

Trout may be kept, but all other fish are catch and release. The Texas Parks and Wildlife bag limit for trout is 5 with no length limit.

Any fish caught wins a prize! Prize details:

  • You must be registered and wearing a wristband in order to win prizes.
  • Prizes are first come, first served.
  • There is a 5 fish/3 prize limit.
  • Prizes include: fishing rods, tackle boxes, lures, gift certificates, etc.

Bait will be available for purchase for $5 and bottled water for $1.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship Opportunities Include:

  • Fish
  • Prizes
  • Food & Beverage

2018 Special Event Sponsorship Opportunities