Special Needs Fishing Derby

Reel in the Fun at the Town of Apex's first Fishing Derby for people with disabilities. This event will be held on Saturday, April 29 at Seagroves Farm Neighborhood Park Pond. This event is free but pre-registration is strongly encouraged and participants must check in before fishing. We recommend that all participants be accompanied by a parent, guardian, or chaperone. Volunteers will be provided by Boy Scout Troop 209. 

Loaner rods and reels will be available or bring your own. Participants must use bait provided. 

There will be demonstrations and instruction prior to the start of the event given by the NC Wildlife Resources Commission.
Schedule of Events
  • 8:30am-9am: Check In
  • 9am-11am: Fishing
Prizes will be awarded for Biggest Fish and Most Fish Caught! Awards immediately following result tabulation at conclusion of fishing. 
Special Needs Fishing Derby