Laval hosts fishing festival for all ages

The annual festival is back again Victoria Day Weekend.

The 20th edition of Laval’s annual fishing festival is being held Victoria Day weekend at Laval’s Nature Centre. The lake at the centre is filled with thousands of trout for amateurs and pros alike to catch. No permit is required.

The festival takes place Saturday May 21 to Monday May 23 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., with Saturday and Sunday mornings reserved for ages 17 and under from 8 a.m. to noon. Families may bring their own fishing equipment and bait or they can rent on-site for $5. Laval’s Centre de la nature is at 901 Parc Ave. Parking is free for residents of Laval with an Advantages Laval card, otherwise the cost is $7 per day. For more information, visit centredelanature.laval.ca.