In the USA, National Fishing and Boating Week (NFBW) is June 4 – 12, 2011. The event is a national celebration of fishing and boating. The event Coincides with most states’ free fishing days, NFBW occurs each year during the first full week of June.
Free Fishing Days, offered by many states to coincide with National Fishing & Boating Week in June, are an ideal time to schedule an event that includes fishing and boating activities. In general, Free Fishing Days allow the public to fish without a license.
Not all states offer free fishing days. Individual states may place certain restrictions and other regulations may apply. For more information, anglers should check with their state fish and wildlife agency directly.
Free Fishing Days information by U.S. state is also available on TakeMeFishing.org