Two Upcoming Fishing Tournaments To Show Off Your Fishing Skills!


790 Fox Chase Road
Wirtz, VA 24184

Dates: 05/05/2017 – 05/07/2017

Cost to enter: $40.00

The 49th Annual Smith Mountain Lake Fishing Tournament, a three-day fishing event on the scenic waters of Smith Mountain Lake, will be held May 5-7 at Gills Creek Marina in Wirtz.

This tournament begins on Friday, May 5th at 7:30 a.m. and end Noon on Sunday, May 7th. Anglers of all skill levels are invited to compete and fish day and night throughout the three-day event. Participants will cast their rods into the waters of Smith Mountain Lake, which features over 500 miles of shoreline and 22,000 acres of water, looking to reel in the largest fish in categories of largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, muskellunge, catfish, crappie and stripers for cash prizes.

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110 Mall Road
Covington, VA 24426

Dates: 05/06/2017

Cost to Enter: $125.00

Big Bass Fishing Tournament at Lake Moomaw in the Alleghany Highlands of Virginia on May 6, 2017.

Participation in the tournament is open to anyone with a valid fishing license.  A properly completed and signed official entry form and an entrance fee of $125.00 per boat must be received by the Alleghany Highlands Chamber of Commerce and Tourism on or before May 3, 2017.  There will be NO onsite registration the day of the tournament.

The number and amount of cash awards are based on the number of boats entered.  Biggest largemouth bass and biggest smallmouth bass will also receive awards.

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