Pere Marquette State Park will host the 24th annual Two Rivers Family Fishing Fair from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 6 at Pere Marquette State Park, near Grafton, Illinois, on Illinois Route 100. The Fishing Fair will include a catch-and-release bluegill pond, casting, bow-fishing, fish cleaning, fish cooking and 20+ more fun stations. Every child that completes at least seven stations will receive a prize and have the chance to catch a trout.
The event is free and open to the public. Parking is free. No fishing license or gear is needed.
For more information, call Pere Marquette State Park at (618) 786-3323 ext. 1 or Two Rivers National Wildlife Refuge at (618) 883-2524.
The event is hosted by Illinois DNR’s Pere Marquette State Park and co-sponsored by Two Rivers National Wildlife Refuge (administered by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service).