May 20, 2017 is a free fishing day in Indiana

Hoosier adults can fish for free in Indiana on May 20.

Additional Free Fishing Days in 2017 are June 3-4. On these special days, Indiana residents who are age 18 and older can fish public waters without needing a fishing license or a trout stamp.

Also on May 20, city, county and state parks will host fishing events and derbies. For more information, see

SOURCE: News release from Indiana Department of Natural Resources