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Salato Wildlife Education Center in Frankfort hosts National Hunting and Fishing Day celebration Sept. 23, 2023

The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources invites the public to celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day at the Salato Wildlife Education Center on Saturday, Sept. 23, 2023.​​​​​​

​​​​​​The Salato Center will offer free admission throughout the day, 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. (ET), as well as a variety of hunting and fishing demonstrations and activities for everyone. The first 20 youths (ages 5-17) will get a free fishing pole, while supplies last, courtesy of the Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Foundation.

​​​​​​“We are excited to offer this free opportunity for the public, whether they are outdoor sporting enthusiasts already or are interested in becoming more active outdoors,” said Jules Foster, manager of the Salato Center. “We have created an entertaining and educational day to help build knowledge and confidence in hunting and fishing activities.”​


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