The national professional fishermen of the 2018 FLW Tour at Lake St. Clair presented by Mercury starts Thursday with fun-filled public events Friday June 29-Sunday at Lake St. Clair Metropark. Here is the general schedule:
Thursday – Sunday FLW Tournament: 6:30 a.m. Anglers depart Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metropolitan Parkway, Harrison Township, MI
Friday/Saturday/Sunday: 12:00 noon opens the BBQ & other food vendors / Beer Tent / Music
Weigh- In Thursday/Friday @ 3:15
Weigh-In Saturday/Sunday @ 4:00
Up to $125,000 cash in the pro division and up to $25,000 cash in the co-angler division will be awarded on Sunday.
The Bass, Brews, & BBQ Festival portion runs from Friday June 29 – July 1 and allows guests to arrive before the weigh in and enjoy:
- Craft beer
- Live music
- BBQ and other delicious food
- Tours aboard the “Pride of Michigan,” an 81-foot former US Navy training vessel
- Tours of the DIA Away (a fully furnished, vibrantly designed 53′ double-expandable trailer that provides a rich educational program beyond the museum’s walls)
- Metroparks Interpretive Exhibit
- Vendors displaying their offerings
- Family fun and more!
The Bass, Brews, & BBQ Festival / 2018 FLW Tour Event on Lake St. Clair is open to the public and there is no cost for admission. Festival hours are Friday from Noon – 6 pm, Saturday from Noon -7 and Sunday from Noon- 6 pm. The Sterling Heights Regional Chamber of Commerce has partnered with Make Macomb Your Home, Detroit Sports Commission, Huron-Clinton Metroparks and NASH FM 93.1 Detroit to bring us this terrific festival.
Complete details along with vendors attending the event can be found at http://living.macombgov.org/living-thingstodo-BassBrewsBBQ