Join the Friends of High Point State Park on the beach at
BAIT & BOAT FESTIVAL
Saturday, September 12, 2015
1 pm to 6:30 pm
*Donation of $5 or more per boater or family appreciated
(Rain Date Sunday, September 13, 1 pm - 6:30 pm)
This special event is the one day of the year that boats are allowed on
. Participants may borrow one of
the Friends’ kayaks or canoes for a short paddle or bring their own
non-motorized boat and spend the day exploring. Lake Marcia
Afternoon activities include boat races, fishing & sandcastle contests, pond study, and crafts. An early evening campfire on the beach with s’mores will conclude the festivities.
***** Please bring your own picnic snacks and beverages! Little Lulu's Concession Stand will be CLOSED. *****
|2014 Bait & Boat Festival|
Schedule of Events
1 pm Boating, Fishing Contest, Sandcastle Contest, Crafts start
2 pm Boat Race
3 pm Pond Study with Park Naturalist
4 pm Boat Race
4 pm Crafts end
4:30 pm Fishing and Sandcastle Contests end
5 pm Boating ends
5 pm to 6:30 pm Campfire with s'mores
|2014 Bait & Boat Festival Sand Turtle|
|2014 Bait & Boat Festival Fishing Contest Winner and his little sister|
All persons fishing, age sixteen or older, must have and display a valid NJ State fishing license. Please bring your own fishing equipment. All boaters must wear a PFD while on the lake. Participants who plan to bring their own non-motorized boat, remember your PFDs, and stop by the beach for instructions before putting your boat in the water.
|2014 Bait & Boat Festival Registration Table|
Please note that all boats must be rinsed off before going in
the lake to prevent the spread of invasive species!
|2013 Bait & Boat Festival. Rinsing boats prevents the spread of invasive species.|
Pack a picnic and bring the whole family for a day of adventure at
See you on the lake!