Festival activities and offers include spin-casting and fly-fishing instruction, casting practice, loaner rods, free bait, and fish-cleaning services. In addition to fishing opportunities, there will be a children’s casting " />
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HEMPSTEAD LAKE FAMILY FISHING FESTIVAL  Free Long Island Event! New Event!

Presented by State Parks; Nydec; I Fish Ny
Date: October 19, 2019 ¦ Time: 10:00AM - 4:00PM

Festival activities and offers include spin-casting and fly-fishing instruction, casting practice, loaner rods, free bait, and fish-cleaning services. In addition to fishing opportunities, there will be a children’s casting for pumpkins contest, live animal show, a magician, pumpkin decorating, funny photos, fish printing, and a children’s big slide. Display areas will be set up by Trout Unlimited, DEC, State Parks, and others. The fishing license requirement for all anglers over the age of 16 is suspended for this festival, and admission and parking are free. Prior to the festival, State Parks will stock South and McDonald ponds in Hempstead Lake State Park with brook and rainbow trout.


 
Where:
Hempstead Lake State Park
Southern State Parkway
Hempstead, NY
631-444-0283

FREE Admission

 

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