Youth Fishing Derby

The Board for Recreation, Arts, and Cultural Activities is pleased to present the Annual Youth Fishing Derby at Shawnee Park every year in June. Children ages 4 to 15 are invited to attend this FREE event each year. Children need to bring their own fishing poles, but bait, door prizes, etc., are included for FREE!

This year's event will occur on Saturday, June 1, 2019. Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. and fishing begins at 9 a.m. Fishing concludes at 11:30 a.m. and the presentation of trophies (1st place, 2nd place, 3rd place, and biggest fish in each age group [4-7, 8-11, 12-15]) begins at noon.

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor for this event, please contact the City Clerk at or call (937) 376-7235.

Click HERE for the flyer and registration form for the 2019 event!
Fishing Derby Registration