Amateur fishermen, it is your turn to be just like the pros this weekend at the 2017 Big Bass Bash here at the Lake of the Ozarks! Fish like the professionals, get paid like the professionals. There is $70,000 to the fisherman who can reel in the biggest bass of the tournament! That is $70,000 of the $210,000 total payout!


If you want to participate, online registration ends tonight, April 20th, 2017 at midnight. To register in person; you can enter at Fitz Fishing Tackle, Bryant’s Osage Outdoors and Osage Beach Bait & tackle from today to the 21st or you can go to PB#2 (Grand Glaize State Park) Friday, April 21st, 2017 from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. You can also register the day of at all the weigh-in stations at 5:30 a.m.

The fishermen can launch anywhere at the lake. They also have four weigh-in stations to weigh in at (PB#2, Red Oak Resort, Alhonna Resort and Point Randall Resort). All fish brought in to the weigh-in stations are released back into the lake if they are alive and healthy.

Good luck to all the anglers this weekend!

For more information about the Big Bass Bash, click here.