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Big Bass Rodeo and Fishtival
March 26, 2022 @ 6:30 am - 12:00 pm
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) and New Orleans City Park will host the 73rd annual Big Bass Rodeo and Fishtival (bigbassfishingrodeo.com) in New Orleans City Park on Saturday, March 26th. The family-friendly event is a catch-and-release shore fishing tournament for anglers targeting the largest bass. The day also includes the Battle for the Bass student fishing tournament and Boats on the Bayou non-motorized tournament on Bayou St. John. Registration is open and fees vary depending on division. Deadline to register is 5 p.m. March 24.