2013 Spring Fishing Classic at Cincinnati Bass Pro Shops

Spring Fishing Classic

It's that time again Tri-State Anglers !!! Time for our annual Spring Fishing Classic and Sale here at Cincinnati Bass Pro Shops February 22nd to March 10th. This year's event is sure not to disappoint with workshops from National and local pros and experts, free kids activities and a chance to win a fishing trip with Tony Stewart !!

Our event starts on Friday, February with our Reel Trade In. Bring in your used or unwanted reels and trade them in for a voucher to get a discount on a new reel. This trade in opportunity runs through February 27th. Then from March 1st to March 5th you can do the same thing with your used and unwanted fishing rods. This is a great opportunity to upgrade your equipment, and all of the equipment traded in during this event gets cleaned up and donated to local youth fishing groups and schools.

Also that first weekend will bring our local pros to our 23,000 aquarium turned seminar area for some great FREE workshops on fishing in our area. The first 25 attendees of each workshop will receive a LED light key chain. The weekend schedule of workshops is:


6:30pm - Tips for Fishing the Great Miami River

7:30pm - Techniques for Fishing Crappie with Mike Bright


1:30pm - Tips For Fishing the Great Miami River

2:30pm - Spring Fishing Tips from Kevin Izzi, Cincinnati Bass Pro Shops Fishing Pro Staff

3:30pm - Baits for Success, Such as Jigs and Crankbaits

4:30pm - Best Tackle & Equipment For Successful Muskie Fishing With Kentucky Chapters of Muskies, Inc

5:30pm - Tips & Trends for Catfishing


1:30pm - Techniques For Fishing Crappie With Mike Bright

2:30pm - Baits for Success, Such as Jigs and Crankbaits

3:30pm - Best Tackle & Equipment For Successful Muskie Fishing With Kentucky Chapters of Muskies, Inc

4:30pm - Tips & Trends for Catfishing

The second weekend of the event we are excited to have members of our Bass Pro Shops National Pro Staff here to give us their best tips and secrets for successful fishing. Here's the weekend lineup:

Friday March 1st

6:30pm - Fletcher Shyrock

7:30pm - Pete Maina

Sunday March 3rd

1:00pm - Mark Zona


Our Next Generation Youth Weekend is back again for the last weekend of our Spring Fishing Classic. It kicks off at 12:00pm both Saturday and Sunday  when our Catch and Release pond makes another appearance in our store where kids get a chance to catch a live fish along with a Keep America Fishing Photo Opportunity to keep a memory of this experience with a FREE 4x6 photo and accompanying Certificate. This event will be open until 4:00pm both days.

We will also have Kids Seminars both Saturday and Sunday at our aquarium. These workshops will be:

             1pm – The Fun of Fishing

              3pm – Bait for Bites

              Free wristbands for the first 150 kids to complete the Fish Pond and craft

There will be a FREE kids craft from 1 - 4pm both days  where the kids will be making a Wooden Fish Craft.

Finally their will be a chance to win our Fishing Classic Sweepstakes where you will be eligible to win our national grand prize of a Fishing with Tony Stewart Package. In addition, we will be giving away one first prize in our store which consists of Bass Pro Shops and Kevin Van Dam fishing items, a Coca Cola Race package that includes race hat, chair, cooler and more, and 2 race tickets.

                First Prize – Fishing Package, Coca Cola Package, 2 race tickets

Comments for 2013 Spring Fishing Classic at Cincinnati Bass Pro Shops

Name: Frank Howard
Time: Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Will any of the hds touch units be on sale during the classic

Time: Friday, February 8, 2013

When is Spring Fishing Sale for this year (2013)

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