Hooked for Life Kids Gone Fish’n Tournament

Category: News Release

 Apr 11th, 2019 by Keith Worrall  776

Modified Apr 11th, 2019 at 4:16 PM

First 2,000 participants under the age of 16 will receive free fishing rods, bait, t-shirts goodie bags.

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After you fish don’t forget to fist our inagural exhibition / Expo and Catfish/BBQ Cook off.


BROWNSVILLE, Texas – The resaca at the Brownsville Events Center will be stocked with 4,112 pounds of adult Catfish, 404 pounds of Bluegill and 82 pounds of adult Largemouth Bass in preparation for the Hooked For Life-Kids Gone Fish’n. The annual tournament is scheduled for Saturday, April 13. Students from surrounding schools will participate in the release along with board members of Hooked for Life.

Las Huellas of South Texas, a non-profit organization donated $12,000 to Hooked for Life to purchase the fish. Thousands of children are expected to participate in the tournament that introduces children to the sport and joy of fishing. The tournament begins at 8:00 a.m. Location is Brownsville Events Center Resaca at 1 Event Center Boulevard in Brownsville.

Registration begins at 6:00 a.m.
Fishing Begins at 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Catfish and BBQ Cook Off at Noon – 6:00 p.m.
Expo/Exhibit 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

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