Date(s) - July 8, 2018
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
520 Water St
A limited number of rods and reels can be borrowed on a first come, first serve basis. A free hotdog and drink will be available for kids. Bait is supplied at no cost.
Special Note: Ministry of Natural Resources’ Learn to Fish Program will be offered to a limited number of participants at Fairy Lake who pre-register at:
One hour of dry-land instruction will begin at 9 a.m. Fishing basics, safety, species identification, basic tackle, conservation and more will be covered. Afterwards participants will be able to fish with those who attend the Urban Fishing Festival at 10 a.m.
Directions: Fairy Lake is located in Wesley Brooks Park, off Eagle Street, just East of Main Street.
Partners: The Newmarket Optimists, Aurora Bassmasters, Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority, Canadian Sportfishing Industry Association, York Regional Police Association and MNRF Aurora District