2017 Big Bash Bass Tournaments
Photos (Left to Right): Countiss; Tournament Winners, Hogge & Reed: Tournament Second Place
BIG BASH OPEN BASS TOURNAMENT (BBOBT) INFORMATION
Five open tournaments are held throughout the summer for fisherman to accumulate points towards a final closed BBOBT in October. The top 20 teams compete in the final closed tournament to determine Beaverdam Park's top fisherman of the season. The fee for each tournament is: $45 per boat for annual pass holders and $50 per boat for non-pass holders. Tournaments are held during the months of March, April, May, June and September. All tournaments are held at Beaverdam Park's Main Entrance.
- Cash or Check are the only forms of payment collected in the Ranger Station at Beaverdam Park.
2017 dates are: March 18, April 15, May 20, June 17, September 16 and Big Bash Classic October 21. The 2017 Open Tournament Payouts are: 1st-$325, 2nd-$225, 3rd-$125, 4th-$100, 5th-$75 with a Big Fish prize of up to $500. Payouts are prorated based on participation. $1,000 First Place payout for the Big Bash Classic is guaranteed. Tournaments are sponsored by Park Partners, Inc and Gloucester Parks, Recreation and Tourism.