CARL RUSSO/Satff photo. The Harold Parker State Forest Annual Fishing Festival was held last Saturday morning at Sudden Pond. This was the 25th. year this event has been held at Harold Parker and sponsored by both the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation and the Mass Wildlife Angler Education Program. Bill Fredette of Methuen and his grandson Jake Fredette, 6 wear their favorite fishing t-shirts. 9/8/2012.