Free Fishing Day at Oneida City Park, June 9

Oneida, TN (2018-06-06) Free Fishing Day at the Oneida City Park will return to the Oneida City Park on Saturday.

Oneida City Park Lake

For the first time in several years, an organized event will be held this Saturday in conjunction with the state’s annual free fishing day.  The Scott County Rescue Squad and the Oneida High School Bass Fishing Team will host the next-generation event, which is sponsored by Walmart.

The event is open to everyone with competition for youth between the ages of 5 and 13.  Registration will begin at 9:00 a.m.  Competition for ages 5 to 7 will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.; ages 8 to 10 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.; and ages 11 to 13 between 1:00 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.  The event will end at 4 o’clock.

Free ice cream will be provided to every child that registers.  Concessions will be available.

The event will be held rain or shine.