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Kids Fish for Prizes (and Fun) at the 22nd Annual Fishing Derby

  • Legacy Park Lake 897 NE Bluestem Drive Lee’s Summit, MO 64086 (map)
Lee's Summit Parks and Recreation Fishing Derby

Kids ages 2-16 will compete for a drone, GoPro and other goodies.

Bring your own rods and reels and a lawn chairs and snap up those fish. For the contest, you’ll fish from the dock or shore. No fishing license is needed unless you are 17 or older. Registration is $2 by May 1 and $3 afterward. A container of worms is provided.

Prizes will be awarded for girls’ and boys’ biggest fish (and smallest fish!) in age groups 2-6, 7-11, and 12-16.

Sorry adults, your fish don’t count in the competition. But you can still fish if you want.

  • 9:30 a.m. Registration

  • 10-11:15 a.m. Fishing

  • 11:15 a.m. Awards

This event is sponsored by Lee’s Summit Parks and Recreation. Visit the parks site for more information.