The 12th annual Flushing Walleye Festival is this weekend, with plenty of activities on Friday and Saturday for both fishing fanatics and those who just like to have some fun. The festival is highlighted by the fishing tournament, but you can also partake of the pancake breakfast on Saturday morning, a Friday night fish-fry, Texas Hold-em tournament and other activities.

Most anglers catch walleye on the Flint River, but all legally caught fish in any Michigan lake, river or stream can be considered for the tournament. For details, visit:

The weather should be fairly decent for fishing this weekend, but there is plenty to do besides fishing at the Flushing Walleye Festival.