It’s time for Take Me Fishing Day in Tulsa, OK. Join News on 6, Zebco and many others for Dick Faurot’s Take Me Fishing Day. Cast your lines and win a prize at one of three stocked ponds in Green Country.
Catch the Big One
Be one of the first 200 kids to catch a fish and you get a hat. Be the one to catch a tagged fish and you get an extra prize.
Bring Family and Friends
Bring out your family and friends to this fun free event at LaFortune Park and Mohawk Park East Pond. Once in the main entrance, go right at the fee booth for Jenks Veterans Park Pond. From the Creek Turnpike, take the exit north onto Elm and turn on Beaver Street in the east direction.
Bring Your Camera
Don’t forget your camera to catch video or snap shots of your catches. If you email them to Fishing with Faurot at pics@NewsOn6.net, you can see it on the news and online.
More about Dick Faurot & Take Me Fishing Day
Dick Faurot was raised on a farm in Northwestern Oklahoma. Lakes there were few and far between, but ponds were abundant. Therefore, when Dick Faurot came to Tulsa he learned there were plenty of farm ponds here too. Now, we celebrate Dick Faurot & Take Me Fishing Day!
Date: June 1, 2013
Time: 7:00am to 12:00pm
Location: LaFortune Park