There is fun to be had by the whole family with fishing, biking, hiking, flying kites and more at Family Fun Day on Saturday, June 2, 2018, at 370 Lakeside Park.
Family Fun Day events and activities include the St. Peters Police Rangers Fishing Derby, Kite Festival, a bounce house provided by Kokomo Joe's, a boat display by Lewis Boats, and lots of giveaways from Academy Sports, including a chance to win a gift card if you register for the Fishing Derby by May 1! Free water, sports drinks and hot dogs will also be available.
The St. Peters Police Rangers Fishing Derby will take place from 8:30 a.m.-noon and costs $5 per person, but the public is welcome to enjoy the Kite Festival and other events at 370 Lakeside Park for FREE between 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
With an entry fee of just $5 per person, both kids and adults can enjoy fishing and some friendly competition along 370 Lakeside Park’s 140-acre lake at the Fishing Derby. Register by May 1 to guarantee a FREE event T-shirt and an entry to win a gift card. After May 1, registration will remain open up until the day of the event. Register online at www.stpetersmo.net/rec-connect
, by phone at 636-939-2386 ext. 1400, or in person at the St. Peters Rec-Plex, located at 5200 Mexico Road.
First and second place prizes will be awarded for the most fish and the biggest fish in two age divisions: ages 6-12, and 13 and up. Rangers will also have a number of attendance prizes/drawings for registered kids and adults. Check-in for the Fishing Derby takes place near the marina beginning at 7:30 a.m. Children under the age of 6 may attend the Fishing Derby and fish with a registered adult but will not be eligible for prizes.
Academy Sports, Kokomo Joe’s and Lewis Boats are the sponsors for the Fishing Derby.
Bring your kite to be part of the Kite Festival or come early and be one of 200 participants to receive a free kite-building kit. Volunteers will help kids put their kites together, and 370 Lakeside Park should provide plenty of wind off the lake!
Families are invited to bring their bikes to ride the 4.5-mile trail around the 140-acre lake at 370 Lakeside Park. Don’t have a bike? A limited number of adult-sized bikes are available for rent at the park, as well as kayaks, canoes, paddleboats and other watercraft.
370 Lakeside Park is located at 1000 Lakeside Park Drive just off Highway 370. Parking is available near the marina and corporate pavilion.
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