Father's Day Fishing Tournament

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Oakland Park's Father's Day Weekend Fishing Tournament is a fun and educational "catch and release" tournament held every year on the Saturday before Father's Day. This event is open to everyone. Participate in casting skill contests in addition to the outstanding fishing. Prizes are awarded. Join us at Royal Palm Park for the Father's Day Weekend Fishing Tournament.

Tournament categories:

  • Most fish caught
  • Biggest fish
  • Casting contest

Event Information

  • Date: Saturday, June 18, 2022
  • Time: 7-10:30 a.m.
  • Location: 
    • Royal Palm Park:
      1701 NW 38th Street
      Oakland Park, FL 33309
  • Admission: Free


Q: Is there a charge to join the competition?

A: No. There is no charge to compete. 

Q: Do I need to pre-register?

A: No. You will give your name and age at the park to join the competition. 


Q: Are there age restrictions?

A: No. All ages are welcome to compete. Prizes will be awarded in different age categories.


Q: Is it only open to fathers?

A: No. Fathers, mothers, sons daughters, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, friends and neighbors are all invited to join. 


Q: Can live bait be used?

A: Yes. Anglers can use any type of bait or tackle. 


Q: Can I bring my dog?

A: No. Dogs are not permitted at Royal Palm Park. Feel free to bring your furry friend to Bark Park which is right down the street.   


Q: If I don’t live within walking distance, where can I park?

A: There is limited parking on the north end of Royal Palm Park and more parking available on the south end of the park.