The Parks and Recreation Department is celebrating Father’s Day by hosting its inaugural Virtual Fishing Tournament. Online registration is available at through Wednesday, June 10. Entry fees are $20 per person ($28 if you would like a Hooked on Dad fishing photo frame) and include a T-shirt.

The tournament will be held from June 17-21. Participants may fish anywhere and should take a date-stamped picture of the fish they catch next to a ruler or tape measure and submit the photos via e-mail to The longest fish in each category and age group wins a trophy!

Categories and eligible fish are:

  • 7 years and under (any species of fish can be caught and measured)
  • 8-13 years (bass or crappie)
  • 13 years and older (bass or crappie)

For more information, contact Allison Rhinebarger at