Planning your Bassmaster Classic Week

The Bassmaster Classic runs Friday, March 6 through March 8. The Classic pros will be competing on Lake Guntersville, Guntersville, AL, and weighing-in at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex in Birmingham, AL  There are other scheduled things for you to see in Birmingham after attending the morning launch on Lake Guntersville. Might as well keep busy while the Classic contenders are fishing.

Here is a day-by-day schedule of activities to plan your Bassmaster Classic week.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 4
Official Practice Day for Classic contenders

THURSDAY, MARCH 5-6
– Debut event of the Huk B.A.S.S. Nation Kayak Series at Logan Martin Lake powered by TourneyX and presented by Abu Garcia on Logan Martin Lake, Pell City, AL
– Media Day presented by Berkley & Abu Garcia (for credentialed media only)

FRIDAY, MARCH 6
First day of competition and Military Appreciation Day
– 7 a.m. takeoff at Civitan Park on Lake Guntersville, Guntersville, AL, (1130 Sunset Dr.)
– 10 a.m.–2 p.m., Bassmaster “Get Hooked on Fishing,” Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex Piazza
– 11 a.m.–Noon, Ribbon Cutting for the Bassmaster Classic Outdoors Expo, Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC)
– Noon–7 p.m., Bassmaster Classic Outdoors Expo, Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex
– 3:15 p.m., Doors open to public for weigh-in BJCC Legacy Arena
– Weigh-in

SATURDAY, MARCH 7
Second day of competition and Law Enforcement/First Responders Appreciation Day
– 7 a.m., Takeoff at Civitan Park–Lake Guntersville
– 10 a.m.–4 p.m., Bassmaster Classic Outdoors Expo, Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex
– 10 a.m.–2 p.m., Bassmaster “Get Hooked on Fishing,” BJCC Piazza
– 3:15 p.m., Doors open to public for weigh-in BJCC Legacy Arena 
– Weigh-in

SUNDAY, MARCH 8
Final day of competition
– 7 a.m., Takeoff at Civitan Park–Lake Guntersville (Please Note: Daylight Savings Time begins)
– 10 a.m.–4 p.m., Bassmaster Classic Outdoors Expo Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex
– 10 a.m.–2 p.m., Bassmaster “Get Hooked on Fishing,” BJCC Piazza
– 3:15 p.m., Doors open to public for final weigh-in BJCC
– Weigh-in and trophy presentation to the newest Bassmaster Classic winner

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