“We really enjoyed the event and the opportunity. A great event for special needs children and their families! ” – Parent, Lake Tyler, TX


“It was a great opportunity for my kids to be involved in helping other kids enjoy the outdoors and fishing who may not normally have this opportunity. Just an awesome time for our family to share what we have been blessed with and bring a smile to someones face.” – Boat Captain, Lake Tyler

This is a C.A.S.T. for Kids event designed to provide children with disabilities, ages 6 – 18, the opportunity to enjoy a quality outdoor recreational experience through the sport of fishing. Take to the water with C.A.S.T. for an unforgettable morning of fishing and boating!

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Event Location

Green Acres Retreat Center
Tyler, Texas (map)

Event Contacts

Event Coordinator
Jay Yelas

Video From A Memorable C.A.S.T. for Kids Moment

Event Itinerary

Our C.A.S.T. for Kids events include lots of fun and celebration! You can expect 2-3 hours of fishing, a delicious lunch and an awards celebration where your child will receive a personalized plaque. This is a day of fishing your child will never forget!

Thanks To Our Event Sponsors

Texas Farm Bureau Insurance, Green Acres Lake Retreat, Green Acres Baptist Church, Ragsdale and Martin Optical, Classic Toyota, East Texas Woods and Waters, Tyler Cruise Consultants, Andy’s Frozen Custard, Tyler’s Raquet and Jog, Brookshire’s, Lew’s Rods and Reels, Flambeau, USA Shipping Center, Tyler Wrap Company, Prosthetic Orthotic of Texas