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Hamilton Harbour Fishing Derby

  • Pier 8 47 Discovery Dr Hamilton, ON, L8L 8K4 Canada (map)
Photo by  Doug Worrall .

Photo by Doug Worrall.

On August 15 from 8-12pm, test your luck! Make your way to Hamilton Harbour and enjoy their free catch-and-release Fishing Derby! 

The derby will have three age categories: 10 & under, 11 to 17, and 18 & over. Participants under the age of 12 will receive a free fishing rod while supplies last. The winner in each age category will be contacted a week after the derby for trophy and prize pick-up.

Learn more about Lake Ontario's water quality and fishing opportunities by chatting with our Swimmable Water Ambassador!

Find more event details here.


Volunteer Callout! 

If you'd like to volunteer at this event for Lake Ontario Waterkeeper, please sign up here or, email

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