Friday, Sept. 8 - Check-In: 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. (Bass Pro Shops at Opry Mills - Canopy Area); Dinner & Captain's Meeting at 5 p.m.

One person from each two-man team must visit Bass Pro Shops at Opry Mills on Friday, Sept. 8, between 3-5 p.m. and speak with a representative to show proof of boater's insurance and pick up your tournament bag. Back this year, fishers will get to enjoy a pre-tournament dinner during the Captain's Meeting at 5 p.m. Registration fee covers dinner for two fishers; if you'd like to purchase dinner for any additional guests, you can add on a dinner ticket while registering.

Saturday, Sept. 9 - Tournament: 6:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. (CT) (Old Hickory Lake); Weigh-In: 1:30 p.m. - 3 p.m. (Bass Pro Shops at Opry Mills)

Join us along with professional anglers Mike McClelland, David Walker and Preds broadcaster Hal Gill for the Seventh Annual Nashville Predators Fishing Tournament sponsored by Bass Pro Shops, benefiting the Preds Foundation.

The Nashville Predators Fishing Tournament will take place on Old Hickory Lake in Nashville, Tennessee, with the launch from Shutes Branch Ramp and the weigh-in at Bass Pro Shops at Opry Mills.

Entry/boat fee for two-person teams is $250
Online registration closes at 12 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 8. Walk-up registrations will be taken until 5 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 8.*

Fishing With The Pros Auction

The Fishing with the Pros auction will open on Wednesday, August 9. Bid on the opportunity to fish with Mike McClelland, David Walker or Hal Gill by texting PREDSFISH to 76278. Auction closes on Friday, Sept. 1 at 6 p.m.

Detailed Schedule

Friday, Sept. 8

Bass Pro Shops at Opry Mills: 323 Opry Mills Drive, Nashville, TN 37214

Note: If you do not have a fishing license click here or download the TWRA app

Check-In: 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. (CT) 

Captain's Meeting/Dinner: 5 p.m. (CT) - at least one member of your team must attend the captain's meeting. This year, the pre-tournament dinner is back! Join us to kick off this year's tournament.

Must bring proof of boater's insurance

Saturday, Sept. 9

Shutes Branch Ramp Recreation Area: 5203 Saundersville Rd, Old Hickory, TN 37138

Tournament staff will be on site no later than 5 a.m. for livewell checks. All boats must be in the water by 6:15 a.m., so please plan arrival accordingly.

Tournament: 6:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. - All boats must launch from Shutes Branch Ramp on Old Hickory Lake and can lock up or down river. There is a five-fish limit that can be made up of Largemouth, Smallmouth or Kentucky Spotted Bass of legal length. Tournament Waters are all Waters of the Cumberland River.

Weigh-In: 1:30 p.m. - 3 p.m. - Directions from the lake to Bass Pro Shops for weigh-in will be available at check-in.

Prize Details

First Place: $5,000 based on 100 boat field. Cash and prizes up to 25th place. Prizes will be given out at the conclusion of the weigh-in.

Nitro Tournament Rewards, Ranger Cup, Triton Boats Gold are all enrolled for the Nashville Predators Fishing Tournament.

Full Tournament Rules
Full Results from Past Tournaments