Enjoy a morning of free catch-and-release fishing and friendly competition on Schuylkill Banks!

The Fishing Fest is perfect for anglers of all ages and levels of experience and is ADA accessible. No fishing license is required during the fishing competition and fishing gear will be available for loan on a first-come, first-served basis.

Saturday, September 9

7am – 11am

Awards Ceremony: 11:30am

Rain Date: September 23, 2023

Schuylkill Banks

(view map)

• Free to the public
• No fishing license required
• Fishing gear available to borrow
• Prizes awarded in various categories
• Meet on Schuylkill Banks (view map)
• Catch and release
• Bring your own snacks & refreshments


Online registration is closed, but you can still come and register at the event!