The popular tourney takes place Saturday, March 24!
Heads up, young anglers ages 12 and younger: The annual Crappie USA Classic’s Kids’ Fishing Rodeo that usually happens in April is on Saturday, March 24 this year. I
t takes place on Old Hickory Lake at Flipper’s Bait and Tackle (200 Odoms Bend Road, Gallatin). Sign-ups are from 8 – 9 a.m., and the free fishing takes place from 9 – 11 a.m. A parent must accompany each child. Youngsters should bring their own poles and live bait.
Top winners in each division will receive a rod-and-reel combo and certificate, and everyone who enters will receive a prize. All participants are eligible to win one of six $1,000 scholarships — winners will be drawn at the main Crappie USA Classic on Lake Cumberland in Somerset, Ky., in October.
For more info, call Flipper’s at 615-452-7719 or visit crappieusa.com.