Fishing festival offers intro to angling
The Laval Nature Centre is hosting its annual fishing festival as a way to introduce families to the sport.
Families are invited to fish for free and without a permit at the lake on the nature centre’s grounds. The lake will be stocked with thousands of trout for the event. Catches are limited to five per person, per day.
The festival runs Saturday, May 16 to Monday, May 18 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and is available to all ages, with the exception of Saturday and Sunday mornings, which are reserved for ages 17 and under from 8 a.m. to noon. Families may bring their own fishing equipment and bait or rent on site for $5.
Parking is free for residents of Laval with an Advantages Laval card, otherwise the cost is $7 for the day.
For more information, call 450-662-4942 or visit centredelanature.laval.ca