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Bonfire Shootout

Join us as for Bonfire Shootout on November 4-6th featuring a two-day tournament to crown the winner of the Bonfire Tournament Series. This fun-filled weekend will include the 2- Day Bass Tournament, Flippin & Fishin’ Seminar with MLF Pro Bobby Lane, Live Music, Food and our signature Bonfire Party where we will light up the Blazing Bass, a 18 foot bass sculpture on the riverfront created by artist Bo Woods. Teams must have qualified for the tournament by fishing in two of the three Bonfire qualifying tournaments in 2022.

Anglers who did not qualify for the Bonfire Shootout can also register for the Rotary’s Reel ’em In For Rotary Fishing Tournament on Saturday, November 5th. Team Entry Fee is $95 for those who pre-register by October 31st and $125 for the day of the event. All Team Captains must meet 30 minutes before launch at Safe Light. All proceeds for this tournament will benefit youth in the community. We will be having raffles throughout the day on the Riverfront Stage. For more information visit the Lake Wales Breakfast Rotary FaceBook Page for more details.

TOURNAMENT REGISTRATION

Open Division Entry

$300 / Team
inclusive of $40
Big Fish

Family Division Entry

$150 / Team
inclusive of $40
Big Fish

All Anglers must be member of the Angler House Club to fish the Bonfire Series Trail.

BONFIRE SHOOTOUT PAYOUT & AWARDS

The Open Division will payout 2 spots and family division 1 spot. Big Fish will be awarded for each division for biggest fish over the 2 days.

TOURNAMENT PAYOUTS
BLAZING BASS TEAM AWARD

The Open Division Team who registered for all 4 tournaments by April 3rd will have a chance to compete for Blazing Bass Team Award and an additional $2500 for the most point accumulated over the Tournament Trail!

TOURNAMENT REGULATIONS

Embracing best practices has never been more important in helping protect the health of the Kissimmee Chain fishery for todays’ angler and the generation to come and ensuring the reputation and respect by recreational anglers of both Guy Harvey Outpost resorts and Camp Mack, a Guy Harvey Lodge, Marina & RV Resort. The rules and regulations are drafted with that in mind. For a complete list of rules please click below:

Tournament Rules & Regulations

BOBBY LANE KIDS FISHIN’ & FLIPPIN’ SEMINAR

Join us with Major League Fishing Pro Bobby Lane on the Riverfront to talk fishing and learn some tips from a Professional Bass Angler. Bobby Lane is one of only three anglers in the world who can claim to be a REDCREST Champion and a Bassmaster Elite Series winner. Lane won the 2017 MLF General Tire World Championship, and then he went on to win REDCREST on Grand Lake in Oklahoma this year! This is a great opportunity for junior anglers to ask questions and learn tips from a Pro. This event is FREE!

Bobby Lane hosts every year at Camp Mack, a Guy Harvey Lodge Marina & RV Resort the Bobby Lane Cup. Junior Anglers can find more information on the 11th Annual Bobby Lane High School Bass Fishing Tournament on December 3rd by visiting: www.BobbyLaneCup.com. Don’t miss out on this event!

EVENT SCHEDULE

Friday – November 4, 2022
Bonfire Tournament Check-in 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Jim Foy Live on the Riverfront 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Free IGFA Kids Fishing Clinic with Clayton Keane on Riverfront 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Bonfire Captain’s Meeting on the Riverfront 6:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Saturday – November 5, 2022
Lines In for Anglers First Light
Jim Foy Live Music on Riverfront Stage 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Rotary Raffle on Riverfront Stage 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Bobby Lane Fishin’ n Flippin’ Seminar on Riverfront 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Rotary Tournament Weigh in 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Bonfire Tournament Weigh -in 3:45 PM – 4:15 PM
Free Concert on Riverfront Stage 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Lighting of the Blazing Bass Bonfire 8:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Sunday – November 6, 2022
Lines in For Anglers Safe Light
Weigh-in & Awards 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

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