Every year B.A.G. with the cooperation of the NYC Parks Department
and the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, Hosts it's Family
Fishing Festival at Kissena Park Lake. B.A.G. Members take time to introduce
kids and their families to the sport of fishing. We provide the equipment
and the instruction. We'll show you how to gear up, Catch, Handle and
Release fish. You will also have a chance to win a brand new Rod and
Reel Combo in addition to giveaways and trophies for the Biggest Fish.
The Event took Place on Saturday June 23, at 11:00 am. This date coincided
with the New York State "License Free Weekend" so that You
would not be required to Posses a License to fish.
Kissena Park Lake is located on 164th Street, 3 Blocks south of the
Long Island Expressway, and the lake is wheelchair accessible.
Call Ken Tokar at
718 631-4394 Or Peter
Scala Jr. at 718 746-5114 for Information and Directions.