Fishing fans and their families can join in all the fun for the five days. All B.A.S.S. events are free. Following are 25 things to see and do at BASSfest in Paris.
What is it? Hoven’s Monix, a pair of shades you’ll have to try really hard to lose. What does it do? They’re polarized shades that keep your eyes from tiring from the sun. Plus, the built-in retainer has a strip of foam across it that floats them if they go overboard. How do I use it? If you need an explanation about how to use sunglasses, you likely have bigger concerns than wearing sunglasses. Stick ’em on your face and enjoy!
As his hopes of becoming a major league baseball pitcher began to fade, Jerry McKinnis gave himself over to another passion: fishing. Baseball’s loss was fishing’s gain as McKinnis progressed from local television fishing show host to cable television pioneer to bass fishing icon.
The New Jersey B.A.S.S. Nation is collecting fishing equipment at its events this season to help The Ike Foundation get kids into fishing.
What is it? O.S.P’s spook-style walking bait, the Yamato. What does it do? The Yamato is three baits in one, thanks to the pair of line ties. It’s a popper, walking bait and subsurface bait in one. The difference here is that the Yamato excels at all three. It’s not a halfway compromise of any.
Join your colleagues, peers and friends around the world in demonstrating how easy it is to wear a life jacket.
Members of the York County High School Anglers invite other high schoolers to compete in their first Open, May 16, on Lake Wylie.
What is it? The S-Crank 1.5 and S-Crank Jr. square bills from Megabass’ newest batch of hard baits, the STW line.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Bass Pro Shops at the Pyramid, a new national destination experience located in downtown Memphis, is now open to the public. Located inside a massive transformed sports arena, this new, immersive retail experience offers something for everyone from the serious outdoor enthusiast to families looking to have fun.
What is it? It’s the cover you’ve always wanted for your boat, BoatCapsule. What does it do? If you’ve always wanted to put your boat in a bubble for long-term storage, now you can. This PVC container keeps your boat safe from hot, cold, UV rays, dust, critters and anything else that might damage it when you’re not using it. How do I use it? Easy! The whole thing sets up in less than 10 minutes with the help of a super-duty fan.