We are excited to announce that professional angler and television personality Joe Thomas will be on hand at the 10th Annual Carl Perkins Bass Classic! An avid outdoorsman,he has hosted “Stihl’s Reel in the Outdoors” and “High Places”. We are thrilled to have him come and be a part of this huge event on October 7 & 8, 2016. Make your plans now to be with us!
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Fill in this entry form and send it in! All the information you need is located on this form. Should you have any questions regarding the tournament, please don’t hesitate to contact: Steve Clenney at 731-847-4334.
This tournament holds a guaranteed $21,000 PAYOUT!
Sparkling Ice is sponsoring the “Big Fish of the Tournament” giving $1,000 to the biggest catch overall. Additionally, CB&S Bank and Shell One Stop are giving $500 for the biggest fish each day. Someone will be walking away with $1,500 overall for their big catch! Thanks to our sponsors for making this happen!
Friday night, October 7th at 7:00 we will be having an auction at the Fairgrounds. Lots of great items, including hunting and fishing gear, shotguns, clothes, toys, household items and more! Every person with a registered bid card will be eligible to win a Benelli Shotgun. You must be present to win!
Saturday Night, October 8th after the weigh-in, we will be giving away a Tracker Boat with 20 hp Mercury Motor and trailer, and the boat will also be fitted with a trolling motor and fish finder. Winner will be determined by REVERSE DRAW and you MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN!! Each paid entry fee will be included in the drawing. The winner of the boat and motor will be announced AFTER the winners of the Carl Perkins Bass Classic. Good luck to everyone!!
The Carl Perkins Bass Classic will also be holding it’s 3rd annual 5K Walk and Run this year at 9:00 a.m. Please join us for a great time!
Contact Rick Wood for sponsorship information: 731-847-6713 / email@example.com
Saturday, October 8: Free Fishing Rodeo for ages 12 & under! Each participant will receive a prize bag. Registration will be held prior to the rodeo. Please make sure your child is registered to ensure they receive their prize bag.
The giant 60 ft. aquarium will once again be on hand and will display a wide variety of fish from the Tennessee River. Sign up for prizes by guessing the weight of the large catfish!
All proceeds go to benefit The Exchange Club – Carl Perkins Center for the Prevention of Child Abuse.
Tennessee Health Management and Brasher’s Accounting will be our concession sponsors this year.
Saturday, October 10: Free Fishing Rodeo for ages 12 & under! Each participant will receive a prize bag. Registration will be held prior to the rodeo. Please make sure your child is registered to ensure they receive their prize bag.
Giant 60 ft. aquarium will once again be on hand and will display a wide variety of fish from the Tennessee River. Sign up for prizes by guessing the weight of the large catfish!
TWRA will be on hand and taking part in many of the weekend’s festivities, such as:
- Stocking the pond with catfish once again for this year’s Fishing Rodeo!
- A boating safety booth will be set up all weekend long. Be sure to stop by and check it out.
All pumpkins will be provided, so bring the kiddos out for some fun! Proceeds go to benefit the Decatur Co. Carl Perkins Child Abuse Center.
Thank you to all of our 2015 Carl Perkins Fashion Show sponsors! Be Blessed, Bill’s Men’s Shop, Grass Rootz, Heavenly Angels, JL Designs, June Allison, Klassic Styles, Lori’s Family Footwear, Matilda Jane / Jessica Duke Trunk Keeper, Merle Norman / Wild Sophistication, Red Door Galleria, Shelley Agar / Cabi Stylist, Sherry’s Interiors, Gifts & Boutique, and The Winner’s Choice.