Attend the 2018 Bassmaster Elite at Mississippi River presented by Go RVing

The Elite Series next heads north to the Mississippi River in LaCrosse, Wisc.

The Bassmaster Elite Series is coming to Mississippi River in La Crosse, Wisc. on June 21-24, 2018!


The public is welcome for an early morning look at 110 of the best bass anglers in the world beginning their day on Mississippi River pools 7,8 and 9. Takeoff will begin with the national anthem at 5:45 a.m. CT.  The location for the takeoff is Veterans Freedom Park. The address is Clinton St., La Crosse, Wisc., 54603.


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 the same location as takeoff, Veterans Freedom Park. The address is Clinton St., La Crosse, Wisc., 54603. On Days 3 and 4 Weigh-ins will be at  3:30 p.m. at Valley View Mall.


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

  • Take a demo ride of a Nitro, Skeeter or Triton boat
  • See the latest from Toyota and win prizes
  • See the Berkley Experience trailer with it’s live aquarium
  • Buy official B.A.S.S. merchandise and more from the B.A.S.S. booth. 
  • Win prizes and more from Cahartt
  • 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!

The annual Rotary Rock n Ribs Festival will join the Bassmaster Elite Series Expo for a weekend of fun at the Valley View Mall in La Crosse. For more information on the Rotary Rock n Ribs Festival, go to: