MORRISTOWN, NJ – Grab your fishing equipment and try to land the “Big One” during Morristown’s 2019 Fishing Contest.  Participants should head to Burnham Park Pond on Saturday, April 6 between 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

There is no fee to participate but pre- registration is required. Register online:, click on the “Recreation” page, then click on Community Pass Online Registration. 

Prizes will be awarded for First Catch, Longest Catch and Heaviest Fish in 4 age groups: 5-6 yr olds, 7-8 yr olds, 9-10 yr olds, 11-14 yr olds 

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The Fishing Contest is sponsored by the Mayor’s Recreation Advisory Committee, for more information please contact the Morristown Recreation Department at 973-292-6717.


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