Opening Day for fishing season in the Bridgeport area brings much excitement. Be sure to reserve your room early for this popular weekend. Opening Day is the last Saturday in April, and the season runs through November 15. There are a couple free fishing days (no license required) and some tournaments each season. For particulars, check with the Bridgeport Chamber of Commerce at www.bridgeportcalifornia.com, Ken’s Sporting Goods at www.kenssport.com, and the Bridgeport Fish Enhancement Foundation at www.bridgeportfishenhancement.com.