Annual Fishing Derby returns in Salisbury

Courtesy: Wicomico Recreation & Parks website

The water at the Salisbury City Park will be packed with fish for children to catch during Wicomico Recreation’s Annual Free Youth Fishing Derby.

This year’s Fishing Derby is set for Saturday, June 4, at the Salisbury City Park.

Registration opens at 8 a.m., with fishing from 9-11 AM.

The even will provide both, food and drinks for youth participants.

Officials say, there will also be trophies awarded. Among the categories children can compete in are Most Fish Caught, Most Unusual Catch and Biggest Fish.

The Fishing Derby is for boys and girls, and participants should bring their own bait and rods.

The Department of Natural Resources says, they will be adding about 500 blue gills to the pond’s catfish, largemouth bass, perch and carp.

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