Bundle up and bring your fishing tackle to the East Pavilion at Towne Lake, 1405 Wilson Creek Parkway, for a day of fishing for more than 5,000 stocked rainbow trout. The city’s annual Trout Derby is from 8 a.m. to noon March 17.
Casting clinics are available and prizes will be awarded for the biggest and smallest fish. All participants must provide their own pole and bait. Children ages 16 and younger are free to fish and adults 17 and older are $3.This event is open to the public and includes free hot dogs and refreshments. No fishing license is required.
The Trout Derby is sponsored by the city of McKinney and Texas Parks and Wildlife. For more information, visit mckinneytexas.org/parksevents or call 972-547-2686.