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Introduce your kids to a love of fishing at this free two-day event. On Friday, you may register for this event in person. On Saturday, we will give out free fishing poles for eligible participants (children ages 3 to 11). Arrive at Oconaluftee Islands Park on Saturday, for hours of fishing fun with prizes, face painting, balloon animals, and more. Entry is free (provided you register) and includes breakfast and lunch on Saturday. Over $20,000 in prizes will be awarded this weekend!
Pre-register online at cherokeetroutderby.com and print registration details. You will need to bring your registration with you to the Cherokee Indian Fair Grounds along with the child you pre-registered, on Friday, August 5, 2022 from 10am – 6pm or Saturday, August 6, 2022 from 6am – 10am. If you do not pre-register, you can register your child in person. Please note, your child must be present with you in order to register them – there will be no exceptions.
Cherokee Indian Fair Grounds and Oconaluftee Islands Park
545 Tsali Blvd.
Cherokee, NC 28719
Contact: Cherokee Welcome Center