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Free fishing seminar and fun this weekend at Fort De Soto

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Published:   |   Updated: October 31, 2013 at 12:20 PM

Register online at http://www.theonlinefisherman.com/2nd-annual-fishing-extravaganza by Saturday, Nov. 2 to spend the day having fun with recreational fishing experts at the second annual Fishing Extravaganza at Fort De Soto Park.

 

The event kicks off at noon on Sunday, Nov. 3 with free admission and parking, although there is a $5 fee per car to enter Fort De Soto.

 

Enjoy lunch and refreshments for $3 per person at the event, including hamburgers and hot dogs.

 

There will be fishing-related giveaways every hour and seminar topics include:

* Live versus artificial bait

* Trolling for grouper

* Cast net tips

* Deep sea fishing

* Scalloping and snorkeling

* Shark fishing

* Reel maintenance and more

 

At 2 p.m. there will be a kids-only clinic and the first 30 who sign up will receive a free t-shirt.

 

Fort De Soto Park is located at 3500 Pinellas Bayway S., Tierra Verde.

The event will take place at pavilions 1 and 2.

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