The 27th Annual Catfish Derby hosted by the San Joaquin County Parks and Recreation and the Delta Fly Fishers will be held on Saturday, June 4 at Oak Grove Regional Park in Stockton.
Nearly 3,000 pounds of catfish will be planted prior to the derby, which is open to everyone. Prizes will be awarded in youth and adult categories. Kids 15 years and younger fish for catfish free at Oak Grove’s 10-acre lake during the event. There is no registration fee, however, a $5 fishing permit fee and valid fishing license are required for those 16 years of age or over.