Presley’s Outdoor Kids Fishing Derby ongoing

Staff Writer
Woodford Times

Presley’s Outdoors is offering Central Illinois kids an opportunity to experience the fun and excitement of fishing on  Aug. 4 and Sept. 8.

 In cooperation with Hooked on Fishing Park, located next to Dixon’s Seafood Shoppes in East Peoria, Presley’s Outdoors is sponsoring a free half-day of outdoor fun.

Presley’s will supply the equipment at no charge, plus there will be prizes awarded for the three biggest fish caught in each of the following age groups: 5 and under, 6 – 8 years, 9 – 12 years, and 13 – 15 years.

There will also be prizes for catching specially-tagged fish.

Registration is from 8 a.m. – 9 a.m. and the fishing derby will be from 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. with prize awards following.

No admission or other fees will be charged, but donations to Hooked on Fishing Parks will be accepted and greatly appreciated.

Presley’s Outdoor has been dedicated to providing their customers with the best service and selection of fishing and hunting gear for 64 years.