The Mendham Borough and Mendham Township Police Departments are hosting the 9th Annual Joint Fishing Contest for kids. This event is open to any child under 16 years old.
The Fishing Contest will take place from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Sunday, May 3, 2015 at the Mountain Valley Park (The Mud Hole) on Mountain Avenue in Mendham Borough (rain or shine).
The pond will be stocked with 385 trout (250 rainbow trout 13 to 14 inches, 50 rainbow trout 15 to 16 inches, 25 trout 18 to 19 inches, 50 golden trout 13 to 14, and 10 monster trout 20 to 26 inches).
There will be hot dogs, potato chips, soda, water, coffee, and donuts and ice cream—prizes and trophies for 1st to 5th place.
Contestants are only asked to bring a fishing pole and bait. For updates, information and contest rules see facebook.com/events/776321065797695/