The Skipper Bud’s Kids Fishing Derby at the Main Street Port Clinton Walleye Festival is scheduled for Sunday, May 26, from 12-1:30 p,m. This free family-oriented event will be held at Derby Pond.
All children ages 12 and under are invited to participate. Trophies for each age group will be awarded in each of the following categories: longest, shortest, most fish caught and most unique. Trophies will be presented in the Entertainment Tent at 2 p.m. on Sunday.
A limited number of fishing poles will be provided. Children are encouraged to bring their lucky pole. Bait will be provided.
Each registrant will receive a goody bag. Registration begins the day of the event at 11 a.m. at Derby Pond, but participants are encouraged to complete the registration form in advance and bring it along the day of event to help expedite the registration process.
Registration forms for the Skipper Bud’s Kids Fishing Derby can be picked up at the Main Street Port Clinton office located at 110 Madison Street or by downloading the form at the Walleye Festival website www.walleyefestival.com.