Kids Fishing Derby | Kids Out and About Dallas

Kids Fishing Derby

We’re REEL-Y excited to announce the first annual Kids Fishing Derby at The Sound! This event is for first-time and young anglers to try the sport of fishing. Please bring your own fishing gear and get ready for a fun morning of fishing lakeside at The Sound! Our professional Angler Educator will be on-hand to show you the tips and tricks to reeling in your first catch. Get a free sketch of you and your fish by our caricature artist.
*Prizes awarded to the first 20 participants to catch a fish!*
Event Details:
- Participants must be 16 years and younger, no license required
- All fish are catch and release
- Bring your own fishing gear and bait (limited bait available onsite)
- Bring your own chairs
- Food/Drinks available for purchase at Lakeside restaurants
- No swimming allowed
Fishing Tips:
- Use a lightweight line (4 to 6 pounds test), small hooks and small sinkers
- Bait can include live worms, power bait, whole kernel corn, cheese, salmon eggs, marshmallows or small artificial lures
- Bring your camera to capture your big catch!
Social Distancing:
All events at The Sound adhere to local and state regulations for stopping the spread of COVID-19.
Please follow these simple rules during the Kids Fishing Derby:
- Distance you and your family (groups of 6) six feet from other families while fishing along the banks of the lake
- Face coverings are required while entering and exiting restaurants and walking to and from your fishing location
For more information about COVID-19 procedures at The Sound, please visit:

*Times, dates, and prices of any activity posted to our calendars are subject to change. Please be sure to click through directly to the organization’s website to verify.


3111 Olympus Blvd.
Dallas, TX, 75019
United States
Contact name: 
Meredith Wardell
8 AM – 11 AM


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