FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 03, 2018

Contact: Brian Quinn
573-751-6510
brian.quinn@dnr.mo.gov

Kids fish for free at Roaring River State Park August 18

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, AUG. 3, 2018 – Roaring River State Park will hold its annual Kids Free Fishing Day 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, August 18. Youth 15 years of age and younger can fish all day for free.

This annual event offers more than just fishing; a variety programs and activities are held throughout the day for parents and youth alike. Classes include fish cooking, fish cleaning, fly casting, fly tying, knot tying, furs and skulls and other programs. There will be a live bluegrass band performing periodically throughout the day as well. Drawings for prizes will be held at 5 p.m. for the youth.  

Roaring River State Park is located outside Cassville. For more information about the event, call the park office at 417-847-2539.

For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit https://mostateparks.com. Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

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