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8th Annual Kids Free Fishing Day in Traverse City

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June 15, 2013
10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Great Lakes Maritime Academy/NMC
715 E. Front St.
Traverse City, MI United States

The 8th annual Kids Free Fishing Day is held on Saturday, June 15, 10am-2pm at the Great Lakes Campus of NMC.

This is a free community event that lets children experience the fun and excitement of fishing with the help of caring and watchful volunteers. Children can learn to fish or refine their fishing skills in a stocked area, where the odds of a successful and rewarding experience are significantly improved.

The event features:

* Over 1,000 stocked rainbow trout
* The use of free rods, tackle, and bait
* Experienced assistance and supervision
* Hands-on fish painting by the Great Lakes Children’s Museum
* Free refreshments, courtesy of Orchard Creek Senior Living and Healthcare