The Army Corps of Engineers invites youth 15 and under to participate in a free fishing derby at Willow Beach Park, just off of the Arkansas River. The derby will be held from 9 a.m. until noon, this Saturday, June 3.


Registration begins at 8 a.m.


Participants should bring their own rod, reel, tackle and bait.


Willow Beach Park is located at 11698 Blue Heron Parkway, Scott, Ark.


The event is co-sponsored by the Army Corps of Engineers, Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, Academy Sports and Outdoors, Bass Pro Shops and McSwain’s Sports Center.


For more information about the derby, call 870-534-0451.