Annual Children’s Fishing Derby June 11 in Rayne
The City of Rayne will present the 2016 Annual Children’s Fishing Derby on Saturday, June 11, on the grounds of Maison d’Memoire at 8450 Roberts Cove Road (Hwy. 98) just northwest of Rayne.
Joining the City of Rayne to host the fun and family-orientated event are the Acadiana Sportman’s League, Rayne Lions Club, National Wild Turkey Federation, and Maison d’Memoire.
The entire family is invited to attend the event between the hours of 8:30 - 11:30 a.m., immediately followed by awards for largest fish and most fish caught. Registration begins at 8:15 a.m.
This catch and release fishing event is being held for children up to 15 years of age. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
A light lunch will be provided by the Rayne Lions Club to those enjoying the day’s activities.
Participants must bring their own fishing poles and are encouraged to bring suntan lotion, bug repellant, lawn chairs, and hats for protection from the sun and heat.
Make plans to attend by calling Suzette Leonards at 337-334-6682 or apply at Rayne City Hall. There is no registration fee but registration is a must.