PLEASE NOTE: the town's Independence Day celebration, originally scheduled for July 4th,  is CANCELLED. Click here for town operations and updates related to COVID-19 and for important information from the Virginia and Fairfax County Departments of Health.

Start an annual family tradition and join us for this special day! Children age 2-15 and their families learn about fishing and experience a relaxing and successful day catching fish. All kids MUST be accompanied by an adult. Limited fishing poles and bait are available for use.  

Trout Unlimited will help clean and store your catch. Volunteers will be on hand to teach you how to bait, cast, hook, and cook your freshly caught dinner. Please wear shoes you don't mind getting wet or muddy, no sandals. Event meets behind the Herndon Police Station on the Sugarland Run Trail. Teens and adults age 16 & up MUST have a valid Virginia State Fishing License to fish. Adults are not permitted to fish during kids fishing time.

Pre-registration price through Friday, March 27 at 4:45pm is $8 per child.  

Day of event registration is $12, check or cash only at the event.