According to a press release, around 100 children from the Augusta area will take part in a fishing derby.  The 2022 Augusta, Georgia Kids Fishing Derby will be held this Saturday, July 23, 2022.  The event kicks off at 9 a.m. at the Mayor’s Fishing Pond at 1836 Lock and Dam Road in Augusta.

This fishing derby will include fishing tips, water safety, games, lunch, and more. Sponsors and volunteers for the Kids Fishing Derby include the Office of the Mayor, Augusta Utilities, Augusta Recreation, and Parks Department, Cabela’s, Gallop & Associates, and Infrastructure Systems Management.

This is the event that was previously scheduled for July 9th. Previous attendees do not need to sign up. For more information about this event, contact Augusta Utilities Public InformationOfficer Leadra Collins at 706-823-4399 or email