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Kids Fishing Derby in Champaign


Saturday, June 4, 2022    
9:00 am - 12:00 pm


Kaufman Lake
2702 W. Springfield Ave., Champaign , IL, 61820

Event Type

A family-friendly event for children ages 6-12 who love to fish

Champaign Parks and the Optimist Club of Champaign-Urbana are hosting a Kids Fishing Derby on June 4 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

The event will be held at Kaufman Lake, 2702 W. Springfield Ave., Champaign.

The Kids Fishing Derby is for children who love to fish.

Prizes will be awarded, and a free hot dog lunch will be served. Bring your own fishing tackle. Bait will be provided.

A parent/guardian should accompany their child(ren). A permission form, available at the event, must be filled out for each participant.

Events may be canceled or rescheduled last minute due to unpredictable weather or other factors. If canceled, the rain date will be June 7.

For questions, please contact William Schoell at or (217) 819-3926