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RESCHEDULED! Reel in the biggest catch at the annual Fishing Frenzy Derby

Post Date:08/07/2019 9:00 AM

The 12th annual Fishing Frenzy Derby has been rescheduled for Sept. 28!

Note: If you registered for the original event date (in April) you'll need to register again so we have an accurate count of attendance.

Get your fishing pole ready for the 12th annual Fishing Frenzy Derby, a free kids fishing derby Saturday, Sept. 28 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, Sept. 28, 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

  • Fishing Derby 1, 9-10 a.m. | Register using code 7001.302
  • Fishing Derby 2, 10:30-11:30 a.m.| Register using code 7001.303
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