Free Fishing Weekend Events

For 2023, Free Fishing Weekend is June 3 and 4. This means anglers do not need a state fishing license to fish public waters, but all other privileges, regulations, and harvest restrictions are in effect. Below is a list of events hosted by KDWP, Fishing's Future, Kansas Wildscape Foundation, other partner's, and communities across Kansas on these days. This will be updated daily as events are added. 

OK Kids Day at Great Plains Nature Center, 10am to 1pm

Glen Elder Youth Fishing Tournament, 8am to 3pm

Cedar Lake Park - Olathe Kids Fishing Derby, 7:30am to 11:30am