Gone Fishing

Gone Fishing, a youth fishing day event, is a collaboration between the South Bend Park Foundation, South Bend Venues Parks and Arts, the Indiana Department of Natural Resources, local conservation organizations, and local businesses.

Activities includes: knot tying, fly fishing, fish cleaning, fish shocking, backyard bass, safety, conservation and much, much more! All participants will receive a free fishing pole, tackle box, lures and a light lunch.

There is a competition for the biggest fish caught and an awards ceremony at the end of the day.


Registration is FULL. Please call 299-4765 to be put on the waiting list. 


This is a FREE event.

Additional Information

  • This event is only for ages 7-17.
  • All participants must be accompanied by a guardian.

Print these forms and bring them the day of the event: