Youth fishing tournament to be held this Saturday

2aff4762ce8075548388a8a55b81ec04Lee County Parks and Recreation and the Boca Beacon are sponsoring a youth fishing tournament on Saturday, Sept. 17 from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Boca Grande Fishing Pier.

The tournament is free for children ages 15 and under. Just make sure each child has a fishing pole and whatever tackle is needed.

No lures are allowed; bait will be provided by Boca Grande Marina.

This event is catch-and-release only. All children must be supervised by a parent or guardian.

Registration isn’t necessary. Just show up by 9 a.m. or earlier, ready to to fish.

Prizes will be awarded. Call 964-2564 for more information.