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Junior Explorer: Fish Fest

Beckley Creek Park

Did you know Kentucky has more miles of running water than any other state except Alaska? That means a lot of fish! Take a casting class, enjoy fishing demos, learn about what lives in our streams, and FALL in love with fish at fish fest!

Junior Explorer is a free family-friendly event at The Parklands that is open to all ages, that focuses on a special nature topic each time. Drop in at any time during the event for themed activities and check back closer to the event date to get a full list of scheduled happenings you won’t want to miss. Join the Parklands’ education team, community partners, and special vendors to explore our natural world with themed activities, games, hikes, crafts, and more!

Fish Fest will take place at the PNC Achievement Center in Beckley Creek Park from 10 am – 2 pm. This event is free and open to everyone, and no registration is required unless otherwise stated.

Are you an organization or vendor who would like to join the fun? Please contact our Program Coordinator, Olivia Wagner at owagner@theparklands.org for more information on how you can be involved!