Fish CLE for Free

Kids Fish CLE

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Fish CLE for Free


Join us July 21, 2020, at Voinovich Park in North Coast Harbor for  the North Coast Harbor and Cleveland Police Foundation Kids Fish Free Day!

Kids 16 & under grab your fishing gear & head to the pier for our  Annual Kids Fish CLE for FREE event- limited poles & bait will be available from 11:00AM to 2:00PM Tuesday, July 21st.  First 100 kids receive a new Shakespeare combo rod!

To make your day enjoyable Downtown Cleveland Alliance, Prime Time Junior Bass Anglers and the North Coast Bass Anglers Association  volunteers will be on site to assist. We have 2 fishing zones this season:  Voinovich Park and the North end of E9th Street Pier. 

Outdoor activities include: DJ Shake, hula hoop contests, face painting, bocce ball, volleyball, giant checkers,  jenga and more. Kids can also have fun leaving their (temporary) mark at North Coast Harbor in our designated chalkART zone. 

The Cleveland Police Foundation will be serving up free hot dog lunch (while supplies last). For the non-hotdog lovers Swenson’s Food Truck will be on site serving galley boys (cash & credit card accepted).

Awards for first catch of the day, in addition to biggest & smallest fish caught every hour (11AM-Noon, Noon – 1PM, 1PM- 2PM)

Happy fishing!

Schedule of Events: 

      • 11:00AM              Gear Tent, Yard Games & Public Fishing Open (until 2PM)
      • 11:00AM             DJ Shake (until 2PM)  *Cops & Kids hula hoop contests!

                                                             Face Painting by Cyn-sationalfaces (until 2PM)

      • 11:30AM              Free Hot Dog Lunch (while supplies last)
      • 12:00PM              Biggest & Smallest Catch Award Announcement                                            
      • 12:30PM              Bubblepalooza  with the Great Lakes Science Center (until 1:30PM)
      • 1:00PM                 Biggest & Smallest Catch Award Announcement
      • 2:00PM                 Biggest & Smallest Catch Award Announcement


Activities available from 11AM-2PM: connect four, bocce, giant checkers, giant jenga, chalk art,  volleyball, sand toys,  Yahtzee 




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2019 Event Map below



  • Two (2) public restrooms are onsite (North of Nuevo Cleveland) ADA accessible and equipped with babychanging stations.
  • Additional portable toilets and hand washing stations will be located within the park. 



Parking in North Coast Harbor ranges from $6-$17 for the day. Recommended $6 lot is located North of FirstEnergy Stadium. Click here for options!




Coming off E9th:   Turn LEFT onto Erieside (front Rock Hall), Turn RIGHT at stop sign (between GLSC & FE Stadium), Turn LEFT at stop sign and immediately Turn RIGHT into the parking lot. 





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    April 8, 2018

    […] Police Foundation will be serving up hot dog lunch (while supplies last) pre bubblepalooza. {Find Out More} When: Tuesday, July 24, 2018; 11am-2pm Where: Voinovich Park in North Coast Harbor Cost: […]

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