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Jun
2
Sat
2018
GA FREE Fishing Day
Jun 2 all-day

“Georgia Free Fishing Days” 

During the Free Fishing Days, Georgia residents 16 years and older, do not need a fishing license. All other fishing regulations apply.

For more information contact the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge at 912-496-7836 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily.

REEL in some FUN at the 18th Annual Youth Fishing Derby @ Flatlanders Lake in Lakeland, Georgia
Jun 2 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am

Lakeland, GA The 18th annual youth fishing derby will be held on Saturday, June 2nd from 7:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. at Flatlanders Lake in Lakeland, Georgia.

Flatlanders Lake: Off Hwy 221 S. behind the fire station, Lakeland, GA

Children ages 3-15 are invited to join the festivities of fishing, snacks, and a raffle! Registration begins at 7:00 a.m. and fishing will take place from 7:45 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. First, second, and third place prices will be awarded for longest fish and most fish to each age group.

This event is hosted by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Banks Lake Outdoors, Okefenokee Wildlife League, Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Lakeland Chamber of Commerce, and the City of Lakeland.

There will be a raffle with prizes that are donated by event supporters. Raffles will begin at 10:30 a.m. All activities will be in accordance with the National Fishing and Boating Week which is being celebrated June 2nd-9th. For more information about the fishing derby, please contact the Richard S. Bolt Visitor Center located at Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge at 912-496-7836 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily.

Jun
9
Sat
2018
GA FREE Fishing Day
Jun 9 all-day

“Georgia Free Fishing Days” 

During the Free Fishing Days, Georgia residents 16 years and older, do not need a fishing license. All other fishing regulations apply.

For more information contact the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge at 912-496-7836 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily.