Hempstead Lake State Park's 2020 Fall Family Freshwater Fishing Festival

at Hempstead Lake State Park | Sat Oct 17

Location

Hempstead Lake State Park

Lakeside Drive
West Hempstead, NY 11552
(Map)
Tel: (516) 766-1029

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Date & Time

10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Sat, Oct 17, 2020
Cost: See event description
Description

"This family-oriented annual fishing festival integrates fishing in MacDonald Pond and South Pond with fall activities, such as a casting for pumpkins contest and pumpkin decorating. The event includes fly fishing instruction, demonstrations by the DEC, and outdoor exhibits by local fishing clubs. Loaner rods are first come, first served. Children can also enjoy an inflatable slide, pumpkin decorating, face painting and live entertainment. Refreshments are available for purchase."

NYS Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation