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Festival of the Lakes - Fishing Derby

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July 21, 2018

2324 Calumet Avenue
Hammond, IN 46320

  • Phone: (219) 853-6378
  • Time: 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Price: entry fee $1.00 donation for Wolf Lake Stocking

The Annual Festival of the Lakes Fishing Derby is scheduled for Saturday, July 22nd, from 8am to noon on the shores of Wolf Lake (Indiana side).

The entry fee is a $1 donation to support Wolf Lake Stocking. Children ages 15 and under will receive free fishing equipment, while supplies last. A free kids fishing seminar will be held at 10am. There will be trophies awarded for the largest catches in two divisions: under 12 and 12 & older. The trophies will be for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places for largest bass, walleye and pan fish catch!

No boats, please. On shore fishing only. Fishing poles and live bait will be available.

Call (219) 989.0575 or (219) 853.6378 for more information.