In order to participate in the tournament, fishermen must enter either online here by Sept. 29 at midnight or in person at Osage Beach Bait & Tackle, Fitz Fishing Tackle and Bryant's Osage Outdoors by Sept. 30. This year, there are five weigh in locations including Red Oak Resort, Alhonna Resort, Point Randall Resort, Red Fox and PB2 (Grand Glaize State Park).
1st Place: $100,000
2nd Place: $20,000
3rd Place: $10,000
4th Place: $5,000
In addition to the top prizes, there will be 30 places paid during these time slots: 7:00 - 9:00 am, 9:00 - 11:00 am, 11 am - 1 pm and 1 - 3 pm. There will be over $105,000 guaranteed in bi-hourly payouts with a total of 240 places paid! Learn more about the tournament and what you can win at the Midwest Fish Tournament website.
At the Big Bass Bash, kids, ages 12 and younger, get the opportunity to win great prizes and awards for their fishing skills. Each day, the top three largest crappie, bass, bluegill and catfish will determine the children's division winners. Entry fee is $10 and must be paid before fishing. Learn more about the kid's division by visiting the Midwest Fish Tournament website.
Ladies and T-Shirt Bonus
The lady that weighs in the heaviest bass of the weekend will win $1,000! In addition, if you have an official Bonus T-shirt in your possession and come into 31st place in any time slot, you will win $250! T-shirts are $10 and can be bought at registration sites.
There is nothing better than fishing on a cool fall day. At Surdyke Yamaha, any event that gets you and your family out on the water and boating at the Lake of the Ozarks is an event we can support! If you are wanting the chance to catch the biggest bass and win money, then you need to enter the Big Bass Bash. Of course, the best tool a fisherman could have is a good boat. If you are looking for something can get you out on the water fast and keep you there all day, then you need to check out our selection of fishing boats at the Lake of the Ozarks. Good luck and happy fishing!
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