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Saturday, July 14th is the third annual Big Buzz Bass Tournament, presented by Petit Jean Meats and Bradford Marine & ATV. Anglers are welcome from all over Arkansas to fish the waters of pools 4 through 8 of the Arkansas River. Anglers can begin the competition at 6AM, but must turn in their five fish to be weighed at the Verizon Launch Site by 3PM. Anglers will enjoy lunch provided by Petit Jean Meats as all fish are weighed and scored.

The top ten teams will be awarded cash prizes with total value over $6,000! The angler who catches the largest bass will be awarded a $500 Bass Pro gift card provided by Bradford Marine & ATV! For a complete list of rules and registration fees, be sure to visit our Tournment Rules section.

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Want to Compete?
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Please Note: This tournament is for amateur fisherman only. If you consider yourself a professional fisherman, or if the majority or big portion of your annual income is received from prize money won in tournaments, income received from sponsors, and other fees and income derived from fishing, you are ineligible to fish this event.