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CANCELED: Reel in the biggest catch at the annual Fishing Frenzy Derby

Post Date:03/28/2019 4:47 PM

The 12th Annual Fishing Frenzy Derby on Saturday, April 13, 2019 has been CANCELED due to the inclement weather forecast. Ice and snow remain around the lake from the recent storm, and the fish do not bite in cooler temperatures. Thank you to everyone who registered! The event may be rescheduled at a later date and details will be posted here and on social media.


Get your fishing pole ready for the 12th annual Fishing Frenzy Derby, a free kids fishing derby Saturday, April 13 at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge. Kids ages 3-15 and their parents are welcome to this event. Participants will interact with professional fishermen from Bass Pro Shops, learn about different aspects of fishing, compete and win cool prizes. Bring your own fishing poles and lures if you have them.

Saturday, April 13, 2019. On-site check-in begins at 8 a.m.

Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge
6550 Gateway Road, Commerce City, Colo.
Enter at Quebec Street and Prairie Parkway. 

Please pre-register! This event typically attracts 500+ participants each year and space can fill up.

To register, call 303-289-3789 or visit c3gov.com/register.

  • Fishing Derby 1, 9-10 a.m. | Register using code 7001.101
  • Fishing Derby 2, 10:30-11:30 a.m.| Register using code 7001.102
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