Attend the 2018 Bassmaster Elite at Kentucky Lake


Legendary Kentucky Lake will host an Elite Series event again in 2018.
Legendary Kentucky Lake will host an Elite Series event again in 2018.

The Bassmaster Elite Series is coming to Kentucky Lake in Paris, Tennessee on May 4-7, 2018!


The public is welcome for an early morning look at 110 of the best bass anglers in the world beginning their day on Kentucky Lake. Takeoff will begin with the national anthem at 6:00 a.m. CT.  The location for the takeoff is Paris Landing Marina. The address is 16055 Highway 79 N, Buchanan, Tenn. 38222.


After a day on the water, watch the Elite Series anglers weigh in their catches on stage with B.A.S.S. emcee Dave Mercer and Tournament Director Trip Weldon. Weigh-ins are scheduled to begin at 3:00 p.m CT at Paris Landing State Park. The address is 400 Lodge Rd., Buchanan, Tenn. 38222.


At every Bassmaster Elite Series event, don’t miss the Elite Expo every Saturday and Sunday:

  • Take a demo ride in a Nitro, Skeeter or Triton boat
  • See the latest from Toyota and win prizes
  • Explore the Berkley Experience trailer with its live aquarium
  • Join B.A.S.S. and buy official Bassmaster merchandise
  • Get Huk gear
  • Win prizes and more from Carhartt
  • Learn more about Yamaha, TH Marine, Power-Pole and more
  • Sunday is Military and Public Safety Personnel Day -- bring your I.D. for an official Bassmaster hat!