Kids Fishing Derby

Event Details

The Kids Fishing Derby is an annual event at Lake Reba Park near the boat dock. Keep a lookout on our social media | Facebook and Instagram @richmondkyparks | to stay updated on our 2023 programs!

The first weekend of June is Free Fishing Weekend.  Richmond Parks and Recreation partners with the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife and other community organizations to help promote fishing as a sport. 

Check your child in at the registration table located near the boat dock and accessible2021 Fishing Derby kayak ramp.

Local Fishing Groups/Shops

Kentucky Fishing Information

Looking for places to fish? CLICK HERE
Don't know how to fish? Check out these educational videos HERE.
Need to purchase a fishing license? CLICK HERE

Contact Us

Questions about Kids Fishing Derby? Call (859) 623-8753 or email

Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife
Information Center: (800) 858-1549 or (502) 564-3400
Report a Law Violation: (800) 252- 5378