On-site registration is available for all three tournaments the day of the Big Bass Rodeo on Saturday, March 28th between 6 am and 8 am. On-site registration tables can be found:

Online pre-registration will open on Monday, February 10th, 2020.

-Big Bass and Battle for the Bass tournament near Popp's bandstand on Dreyfous Avenue
-Boats on the Bayou at the bridge on Bayou St. John and Filmore Avenue

Registration has been suspended.

Online registration for the Big Bass Rodeo is available here.

Online registration for Boats on the Bayou is available here.

Online registration for Battle for the Bass is available here. 

Email Natalie at with questions. 

There are no refunds due to rain, power outages, and other unforeseen conditions for this event. Should the event need to be canceled for any reason, please visit for information. Please keep in mind our events are fundraisers. When possible the event will be rescheduled. Should that not be possible, no refunds will be given, and we invite ticket holders to consider their ticket as a donation to the Park. By registering for this event you are agreeing to the above terms. 


Big Bass Rules

Battle for the Bass Rules

Boats on the Bayou Rules

    Big Bass Fishing

    Click for rodeo info

    Boats on the Bayou

    Click for boating info

    Battle for the Bass

    High School Competition



The Budweiser Clydesdales spend Carnival each year at the Police Stables at City Park. If you see them walking down Marconi, you can pull over and take a photo but please do not approach the horses.