Vacation Fishing Trips in Arkansas

With The Natural State's four distinctive seasons and moderate weather, even during the winter months, Arkansas has some of the best year round fishing available, which makes the Natural State ideal for vacation fishing trips.

2nd Annual Big Catch Festival

2nd Annual Big Catch Festival

Saturday, September 07, 2013
City:  Osceola
Region:  Delta 

The Osceola/South Mississippi County Chamber will hold its 2nd Annual Big Catch Catfish Festival at Sans Souci Park on the banks of the Mississippi River. The Big Catch Catfish Festival will feature a 100% prize pool payout catfish tournament on the Mississippi River, a Kids Fun Zone, food/beverage vendors, various contests with prizes, and a music stage with live entertainment.

Admission:  $20 at door; $15 online; kids under 10 free
PO Box 174
116 N Maple
Osceola, AR 72370

Osceola/South Mississippi County Chamber of Commerce: Phone:  870-563-2281 Email: Website: 
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Hot Springs Fishing Challenge Update

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It’s Free Fishing Weekend

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Want to try fishing and see how you like it before you spend the money to buy a license? Then grab a fishing rod and head to your nearest lake or stream this weekend. By special proclamation of Gov. A...
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