Fishing Derby

The Children’s Fishing Derby, sponsored by the Choctaw Public Recreation Board and the Choctaw Chamber of Commerce, is hosted at Ten Acre Lake. Ten Acre Lake is stocked with many kinds of fish including catfish, bass, and perch. We invite kids ages 3 to 16 for an exciting fun-filled day of fishing. The derby is free of charge and bait is provided.

Date and Time

The 2019 Fishing Derby will be held on June 15, 2019. Registration will begin at 7:00 AM, fishing will start at 8:00 AM and conclude at 11:00 AM.


Prizes will be awarded for each fish that is caught with a specialty tag on the fish, regardless of age.  Raffles will also be drawn for other prizes.  


Food trucks will also be on-site.

Photo Gallery

View a photo gallery of the 2014 Fishing Derby.

More Information

For more information, please contact Tanner McGuire, Parks & Recreation Director, at 405-281-6854.