Northwestern Michigan College to Host 10th Annual Kids Free Fishing Day

On Saturday, kids will be able to cast a line for free in Traverse City.

More than 500 young anglers are expected at the 10th annual Kids Free Fishing Day.

From 9 a.m. until 2 p.m., kids of all ages and abilities are invited to fish for free at Northwestern Michigan College’s Maritime Academy Marina on West Grand Traverse Bay.

Fishing rods, reels and bait will be provided, but kids with their own fishing gear are welcome to bring it.

There will also be activities, a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter rescue demonstration and free pizza.