BENNETTS VALLEY FAMILY FISHING DAY
May 27 @ 11:30 am - 5:00 pm
The fifth annual Bennetts Valley Family Fishing Day is a way for families to get together on Memorial Day weekend and do something fun! The event will be held this year on Sunday, May 27 at the Bennetts Valley Senior Center on Plum Street in Weedville.
The Valley American Legion opening ceremony will start at 11:30 a.m.
Please bring a lawn chair and get ready to have lots of fun!
Fishing will begin at noon in the Kersey Run stream located behind the center.
May 27 is also PFBC Fish for Free Day. No fishing license is required.
More than 2,000 trout will be stocked, including prize fish. Prize-tag fishing will end at 3 p.m. Those who are fishing must observe all Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission regulations.
Entertainment will start at 12:30 p.m., featuring Gabby Fye and Jacob Mosier, and will continue from 2 until 5 with the Moore Brothers Band. There will also be raffles and drawings, visits with Bubbles the Clown, kids activities, and face painting with Emma Gavazzi.
Food is available for sale from 11 until 5. The menu includes hot dogs, hot sausage, chicken BBQ, desserts, pulled pork, smoked brisket sandwiches, chicken nuggets, nachos and cheese, fresh cut fries, funnel cakes, and slushies.
For more information, call the senior center at 814-787-7888.
The event is sponsored by the Bennetts Valley Senior Center, Valley American Legion Post 978, Seneca Resources Corp., Sinnemahoning Sportsmen’s Club, Bennetts Valley Lions and EQT.