The City of Litchfield Park and Kiwanis Club of Litchfield Park are teaming up to host our annual Trout Fishing Derby on Saturday, January 28, 2023 at Tierra Verde Lake. The lake will be stocked with 750 pounds of rainbow trout for the derby. The derby is traditionally a fun family event. Age group trophies are awarded in various categories, including largest trout caught, smallest trout caught and most trout caught. There will also be opportunities to win raffle prizes.
The event is "rain or shine" and runs from 7:30 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. A fee of $15.00 per space will be charged to each participant or group when registering online. A fishing license is not needed to take part in the derby; however, participants must bring their own poles and bait.
Online Registration Only - No walk up registration will be available. No overnight or pre-dawn camping allowed.
Two Fishing Sessions – Anglers may sign up for either of the two sessions:
- Morning is open from 7:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m.
- Afternoon is open from 12:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m.
Designated Spaces – 10 foot spaces will be reserved for each registrant. Within in each registrant’s 10 foot space, we will allow up to 4 people. A maximum of 4 total poles can be used within that space by the participants. Spaces will be assigned in order of registration.