Media Release


Monday, June 04, 2012
For Immediate Release

Contact: Diana Paul
Telephone: 229-6501


Free Fishing Day Derby This Saturday, June 9
Admission To Park Waived All Day


        The Las Vegas City Council invites the public to join Ward 6 Councilman Steven D. Ross for a free Fishing Day Derby at Floyd Lamb Park at Tule Springs, located at 9200 Tule Springs Road.

        Residents are encouraged to bring a lounge chair, fishing pole and a picnic basket for a day of fun on Saturday, June 9. Admission to the park will be free, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. that day, and a number of activities are planned.

        The free fishing clinic and derby will take place from 7 to 10 a.m. The Nevada Department of Wildlife will be on hand with fishing poles for the first 100 participants. Boy Scout Troop 555 will offer a pancake breakfast for $5. The Aspen Ridge Bluegrass Band will perform live. A fishing license is not required, but fishing limits apply.

        This event is co-sponsored by the Department of Wildlife and Boy Scouts of America Troop 555. For more information, please contact Councilman Ross’ office at (702) 229- 5463.


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