Go Fish at the ABQ BioPark
Tingley Beach's Kids Fishing Fair to offer fun interactive opportunities, fishing lessons to children
ALBUQUERQUE, NM - Children ages 4-12 will get a special opportunity to learn all about fishing this weekend at ABQ BioPark's Tingley Beach.
The Kids Fishing Fair takes place from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 26.
Discovery stations will offer interactive opportunities for children to learn more about fishing. Kids can also learn how to fish with representatives from the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish.
"Kids will love the interactive opportunities during this fishing fair," said Cheri Vogel, ABQ BioPark curator of education. "We'll have biofacts, art-making opportunities, solar telescopes and information about our conservation programs."
The event is free and open to the public, but children 12 years and older must have a New Mexico fishing license to fish.
The ABQ BioPark is an accessible facility and a division of the Cultural Services Department, City of Albuquerque, Richard J. Berry, Mayor. We are accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums and a member of the American Public Gardens Association. For more information, visit www.abqbiopark.com or call 311 locally or 505-768-2000 (Relay NM or 711). | firstname.lastname@example.org