Young angling enthusiasts can bait their hooks and cast their lines for free on Saturday, June 8 during the Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency’s (TWRA) Kids’ Fishing Rodeos. These Middle Tennessee fishing holes host the fun:

Buckner Park
Beasley Drive & Buckner Park Drive, Dickson

Ages 16 & younger; 6 - 10 a.m.

Dillon Park
South Dillon Street, Woodbury

Ages 12 & younger; 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Drakes Creek
151 E. Main St., Hendersonville

Ages 14 & younger; 7 - 11 a.m.

Evergreen Lake
7106 Black Pine Road, Fairview

Ages 15 & younger; 7 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Kingston Springs Park
Park Street, Kingston Springs

Ages 5 - 15; 6 - 11 a.m.

Lake at Beaverdam Camp
2857 E. Beaverdam Road, Centreville

Ages 1 - 16; 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Liberty Park Fish Pond
1188 Cumberland Drive, Clarksville

Ages 16 & younger; 7 - 9:30 a.m.

Percy Priest WMA
Old Jones Mill Road, La Vergne

Ages 15 & younger; 7 - 11 a.m.

Travis Price Park
4155 Wilkes Rd., Springfield

Ages 2 - 14; 6:30 - 10 a.m.

Westmoreland City Lake
1201 Lake Road, Westmoreland

Ages 3 - 17; 1 - 5 p.m.

Whippoorwill Lake
3880 Williamsport Pike, Columbia

Ages 1 - 18; 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Woods Reservoir
Morris Ferry Boat Ramp & Fish Park, Estill Springs/Franklin

Ages 16 & younger; 7 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Get more info at tn.gov/twra.


SPECIAL NEEDS FISHING RODEO

In addition to the fishing rodeos on Saturday, June 8, Hendersonville Parks hosts a free Special Needs Kids' Fishing Rodeo on Friday, June 7. It takes place at Memorial Park (139 E. Main St., Hendersonville) from 5 - 7 p.m. It's open to all ages with any kind of special need, mental or physical. Call 615-822-3898 or visit hendersonvilleparks.org.