Activities include trout specials served all weekend at Chappie’s Café, Shephard Hills Tavern, and Public Restaurant, wine tasting at Roxbury Wine and Spirits, fishing games, trout craft stations and fly fishing equipment for view at Round Back Antiques, fish tales for kids at Roxbury Library, poetry recited by Writers in the Mountains’ poets, and fish windsock kites throughout town. Say the Magic Words (Trout Tales) and get 10% off all merchandise at Roxbury General. Also, Roxbury General is hosting Sidewalk Chalk: Draw Fish on the Sidewalk River.
The Town of Roxbury will be hosting Family Fishing Derby at Kirkside Park Saturday, May 19 from 1 to 7 pm, and Ate-O-Ate Catering & Gourmet Food truck will be serving trout dinner in the park.
The Roxbury Motel, Pine Hollow Lodging, Green Label Home, and Lyne Acres will be offering special packages to stay in the Catskills for the Trout Tales events. And, Union Grove Distillery in Arkville will be serving the now-famous Spillian Trout Tale Cocktail throughout the two-month Trout Tales celebration.