Lake Charles State Park Annual Youth Fishing Derby, Saturday June 8th, 2019, 7 – 10 A.M.

Lake Charles State Park will be hosting its annual youth fishing derby on Saturday, June 8th. Join us at the park for a chance to bring home the big fish.

The event is free to kids ages 15 and under. Prizes will be given out to top anglers, as well as door prizes given out throughout the event.

Admission:  Free

Lake Charles State Park is located just outside of Powhatan, AR in Lawrence County.  The park offers camping, fishing, day use, and nature-related interpretive programming. The park is one of the 52 state parks administered by the State Parks Division of the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism. Information on Lake Charles State Park can be found online at:

For more information, contact:  Frank Walker, Park Interpreter, Lake Charles State Park, 3705 Hwy. 25 Powhatan, AR 72458; phone:  870-878-6595; e-mail: