Bay City State Park - Free Fishing Festival

Date:  June 08, 2019  
Time:  09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Location: Bay City Recreation Area, 3582 State Park Dr., Bay City, MI 48706-1356

Contact: Jonathan Massung, park interpreter 989-667-0717

Visitors at a Fly Tying Educational Station
It’s Michigan’s Free Fishing Weekend! Join us for our family fishing derby, youth fishing clinic, kid’s casting contest, special ‘how to” programs, Michigan Fisheries Exhibits & Presentations, Lagoon Trail Fish Fair featuring invasive species, fish crafts, lure making, fishing ID, fishing safety, minnow racing, fish golf and free hotdog lunch for the whole family!  Designed to get your family hooked on fishing! For more information, call the Saginaw Bay Visitor Center. 

A Recreation Passport is required for vehicle entry into Michigan state parks. To make a camping reservation, visit or call 1-800-447-2757.

Please Note: Dates occasionally change and events may be canceled due to inclement weather and other reasons. Please call the park to confirm dates/times prior to your arrival.

Red envelope Subscribe to Inside Michigan's Great Outdoors newsletter