Mesquite Parks and Recreation partners with the KidFish Foundation to provide a free annual youth fishing tournament. The event is designed to educate and provide a hands-on fishing experience and memories for children and families.
Event includes "fishing school" followed by the tournament and awards
Limited poles and bait are provided
Participants may use their own fishing gear
The lake is generously stocked with fish prior to the event, which increases children's odds of a memorable experience
Prizes and trophies will be awarded immediately following the final measuring and weigh-in of the fish
The event is free, however, participants must register the morning of the event to be entered into the tournament and be eligible for prizes