Fishing Events


The Pond at Pearson Park

Catch-A-trout is a FREE kids' fishing event! This is a great opportunity for families of Red Oak and the surrounding area to introduce their kids to fishing. 

Prizes will be given in each age group for the most fish caught.

TAKE-A-KID FISHING | October 7, 2023

The Red Oak Parks and Recreation Department is excited to share that their "Take A Kid Fishing" Event, proudly sponsored by Te’Jun The Texas Cajun- Red Oak, has been rescheduled for October 7. This event is designed to provide children who live in the City of Red Oak, up to the age of 16, with a unique and enriching experience of fishing on pristine and picturesque local property.


  • Registration will take place onsite at 8 am
  • Free rods and reels are available on a first-come-first-served basis basis
  • Trophies will be awarded at the end of the event to our top 3 anglers under and over 8 years old.

Green background with text Texas Parks and Wildlife Opens in new windowTIP'S FOR TROUT FISHING

  • New to fishing? Texas Parks and Wildlife will be on sight to provide additional information on Trout and education on fishing.
  • Make sure to use a lightweight line (4 to 6-pound test), small hooks and small sinkers.
  • Bait can include live worms, mini-marshmallows, whole kernel corn, hard cheeses, salmon eggs, PowerBait®, or small artificial lures.
  • More information can be found on the Texas Parks and Wildlife Website


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3 teenagers fishing at the Red Oak Lake