Fontana Bass Classic

Fishing On One of the Top 100 Bass Lakes on Earth!

Fontana Bass Classic Fishing Tournament

With more than 240 miles of shoreline along its 30 mile length, Fontana Lake is a prized destination for the hook and line crowd looking to up their game with large and small mouth bass action.

Fontana Village Resort & Marina is proud to sponsor & host the Fontana Bass Classic tournament each Spring and Fall. This 2-day series brings anglers from across  the southeast to test their skills against these mountain lake lunkers. With a guaranteed payout and a Big Bass champion, it’s a highly anticipated event each year.

Upcoming Tournaments

Stay tuned for the dates for our Spring Bass Classic!


100% Payout Starting at Second Place

Pay one place for every 6 entries

$150 entry fee + $10 for big bass

Big Bass 100% Payout Split 60/40 Big Fish



$89 Nightly Lodge Room
2 Bedroom Cabin $150 Nightly (2 night min.)
Call 800-849-2258 to reserve this special rate! 

For more tournament information, contact the Fontana Marina at or at 828.498.2017

CLICK HERE to see the 2022 SPRING Winners & Final Overall Standings

CLICK HERE to see the 2022 FALL Winners & Final Overall Standings