Fishing Derby

2021 Fishing Derby
The Waukegan Park District invites families to participate in the 2021 Fishing Derby on Saturday, June 5 from 8am to 10am at Bevier Park, located at 2255 Yorkhouse Road. The 2021 Fishing Derby will be the first in-person special event held by the Waukegan Park District since the pandemic began.

Participants will have the chance to win prizes in a friendly competition for the largest fish caught in their age group. Competitions will be held for the following age groups: 4 years or younger, 5 to 8 years, 9 to 12 years, 13 to 16 years, and 17 years or older.

To allow for social distancing among participants and staff, the 2021 Fishing Derby will be capped at 200 participants. Facial coverings will be required to be worn at all times.

Preregistration is required. Registration will not be processed on-site on the day of the event. For more information, contact Shelby McDonald at or (847) 782-3628.

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