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Family Fishing Fiesta

Family Fishing Fiesta

Family Fishing Fiesta Outdoor Event
Ever wanted to learn how to fish or freshen up old skills? If so, this program is for you. Families will be introduced to fishing, aquatic education and water safety.  Activities will include knot tying, casting, fishing, and cleaning fish, as well as information on fish management, aquatic stewardship, boating and water safety, and fishing regulations. Spanish speaking families are encouraged to participate. All activities will be bilingual. There will be a limited supply of fishing poles to use and if you have one, bring it! The program is completely free and no reservations are required. You will learn other outdoor recreation opportunities that you can do while visiting Jordan Lake State Recreation area.  Food Trucks will be on hand or bring a picnic lunch to enjoy.  Sponsoring agencies: NC Wildlife Resources Commission, NC State Parks, US Fish and Wildlife Service and many more! Event will be held rain or shine. 

More information can be found at or contact
Brock Martin 919 362-0586 ext. 218 or
Cecilia King 919 830-0202 or

Date of Event: 
Sunday, April 7, 2019 - 11:00am to 3:00pm
Start Location: 
White Oak Recreation Area

280 State Park Road
Apex, NC 27523



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GPS: 35.735554, -79.016569


  • November to February:
    8:00am to 6:00pm
  • March to April and September to October:
    8:00am to 8:00pm
  • May to August:
    8:00am to 9:00pm
  • November to February:
    8:00am to 8:00pm
  • March, April and October:
    8:00am to 9:00pm
  • May to September:
    8:00am to 10:00pm

Closed Christmas Day

*PLEASE NOTE: Jordan Lake's day-use area gates and campground gates open and lock promptly at the posted times. No entry or exit is permitted before or after posted gate hours, except for law enforcement or medical emergencies.


  • November to February:
    8:00am to 4:30pm – weekdays only
  • March to October:
    8:00am to 4:30pm – daily

Closed on November 28 and 29, December 24 to 26 and New Year's Day