Attend the 2019 Bassmaster Elite Series at Lake Lanier

Laurel Park will serve as takeoff and weigh-ins (Days 1 and 2) for the second Elite Series event of 2019.

The Bassmaster Elite Series holds its second event of the 2019 season in Gwinnett, Georgia, on Lake Lanier February 14-17. 


Daily takeoffs will be from Laurel Park in Hall County. Takeoff will begin at 6:45 a.m. ET. 


Weigh-ins will also be at Laurel Park for the first two days at 3:10 p.m. ET, and at Coolray Field on Saturday and Sunday at 4:00 p.m. ET. 


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
  • Snap a selfie at the Academy Sports + Outdoors big chair 
  • Explore the Berkley/Abu Garcia Experience trailer and test your knot tying skills
  • Join B.A.S.S. and buy official Bassmaster merchandise
  • Win prizes and more from Cahartt
  • Learn more about Yamaha, T-H Marine, Power-Pole and more
  • Food and beverage vendors
  • Kids’ activities

Hooked on Fishing
Visit the Hooked on Fishing kids event Saturday and Sunday noon to 2 p.m. at Coolray Field. 

Angler Alley
• Come meet the Elites at Angler Alley on Saturdays from 1 to 3 p.m. It’s your chance to talk to the pros one-on-one, get autographs and take photos! Look for the Angler Alley sign!

Elite LIVE Watch Party
• Join us at the Elite LIVE Watch Party on Sunday from 12:30 to 3 p.m. at Coolray Field to watch Bassmaster LIVE and hang out with special guests, plus, you could be on the show! Fill out the paper entry for a chance to win VIP seating at the Sunday weigh-in (you must be present to win) and automatically be entered for a chance to win a trip to the 2020 Bassmaster Classic presented by DICK’S Sporting Goods! See Official Rules at the LIVE Watch Party area or on 

Elite Angler Clinics
• Every Saturday head to the stage from 1 to 3 p.m. for our Elite Angler Clinics where the pros will be talking about tips, techniques, gear and all things bass fishing! 

Military and First Responder Appreciation Day
• Saturday is Military and First Responder Appreciation Day! Show your military ID to a B.A.S.S. staff person in the Bassmaster booth or in the Merchandise booth and get a free Bassmaster hat! 

Member Appreciation Day
• Sunday is B.A.S.S. Member Appreciation Day! Show your B.A.S.S. member card to a B.A.S.S. staff person in the Bassmaster booth or in the Merchandise booth and get a free Bassmaster hat!

Bring the kids to check out the Bassmaster Get Hooked On Fishing presented by Toyota and Shakespeare area from noon to 3 p.m., Saturday and Sunday. Activities include casting lessons, a kid’s fishing pond and a chance to meet the pros.

Georgia DNR-Wildlife Resources Division booth will have information such as fishing in Georgia, a wildlife expert with live animals, and more!

Peach State Cornhole is excited to host the Cornhole Tournament at Coolray Field in conjunction with the Expo on Feb. 17 – brought to you by the Gwinnett Sports Commission! This tournament is FREE TO ENTER if you register online in advance; $10 day of. Click here for additional details and to register.