“I have a big heart for the kids and really enjoyed being with them. My favorite is the awards ceremony.” – Volunteer Boater, Smith Lake Park

“This event built confidence for the kids and gave them a chance to be social with others. My daughter caught a catfish!” – Parent of Participant, Smith Lake Park

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!

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. The event will start at 8:00 am and will end at 1:00 pm. Please note a parent or guardian must be present with your child for the entirety of the event. If you are volunteering for this event you should expect about 6-7 hours of time at event, arriving before participants and staying after to help wrap things up. This is a day of fishing the children, families and volunteers will never forget! 

Event Location

Smith Lake Park Boat Ramp
403 County Road 386
Cullman, AL (map)


Event Contacts

Event Coordinator
Christy Parker
(256) 615-9436


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

Thanks To Our Event Sponsors

Pop’s Place Bar BQ, Lunkerhunt, MoTivated Fishing, J3 Fishing, Bruizer Baits, Engel Coolers, DMF Bait Co., Creme, Bomber Lures, Onyx, Pradco, Striker, Booyah Bait Co., Yum, Lucas Oil