FRIDAY NIGHT COOKIE JAR BASS TOURNAMENT: 7 p.m.-midnight, Morrison Parkway public landing, False River, New Roads. Fee $30/boat. Friday nights through Sept. 15. Call Guy Perkins (225) 293-3402.
17TH ANNUAL SAVE OUR LAKE & COAST FISHING RODEO: New Canal Lighthouse, New Orleans. Fee $40/Open & Kayak divisions, $15/15-and-younger. Weigh-in 2-5 p.m. Friday, Noon-4 p.m. Saturday. Call (504) 836-2205. Website: www.saveourlake.org.
B.A.S.S. COLLEGE WILD CARD TOURNAMENT: Pickwick Lake, Florence, Ala. Website: www.bassmaster.com.
GRAND ISLE FLY FISHING WEEKEND: Grand Isle. Sponsored by South Louisiana and Mississippi fly-fishing clubs. Preregistration required. Call Randy Leonpacher (225) 769-1895. Website: www.rsff.org.
BLUE JAY FISHING RODEO: Weigh-in at John Ryan Stadium, 100 Blue Jay Way, Metairie. Jesuit High, New Orleans. Website: www.jesuitnola.com/events.
CCA SPECKS & SPOTS TOURNAMENT: 6 a.m., Quintana Landing, Cypremort Point. 1-3 p.m. weigh-in. Speckled Trout (2 trout, 10 places), Redfish (2, 16 inches minimum/less than 27 inches, 10 places) & Kayak (one each trout & redfish, 3 places) divisions. Fee $150/boat, $25/kayak. Also Youth Division. $15,000 prize money (based on 100 boats). Captain’s meeting 6:30 p.m. Friday, Quintana Landing. Call CCA office (225) 952-9200.
FAMILY FISH FEST: Registration 5:30-10 a.m., in conjunction with CCA Specks & Spots Tournament, Quintana Landing, Cypremort Point. Fishing & other activities including lunch. Fee $10. Little Angler/10-under, Junior Angler/11-16 & Team/adult & youth divisions for boat and shore anglers. Must bring own tackle & transport bags. Live redfish and trout tagged & released. First 50 to register receive rod and reel. First 100 receive “goodie” bag. Preregistration website: www.wlf.la.gov/familyfishfest. Call Danica Williams (504) 628-7282. Email: email@example.com.
THE CAMP FLY FISHING SCHOOL/ADVANCED: 8 a.m.-5 p.m., The Camp, Breaux Bridge. Fee $135 includes lunch, handouts. Casting mechanics. FFF-certified instructors. Call Keith Richard (337) 344-0908. Website: www.thecampflyfishingschool.com.
NRA OUTDOOR CONVENTIONAL PISTOL (1800) MATCH: 9 a.m., Palo Alto Rifle & Pistol Club, 1393 La. 943-North, Donaldsonville. NRA Short Course/25 yards, 180 rounds in .22, centerfire & 45 groupings. NRA rules. Fee $10. Open to public. Call Skip Blanchard (504) 427-0050. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
LIVINGSTON PARISH BASSMASTERS HIGH SCHOOL STATE CHAMPIONS FUNDRAISER: 3:30 p.m. weigh-in, Doiron’s Landing, Stephensville. Pick-your-partner event. Anglers allowed to fish either side of Atchafalaya Basin levee. Fee $75. Raising fund to defray expenses for B.A.S.S. state high school champions Dillon King & Kody Kelly to participate in National High School Bass Championship. Call John Chaney (225) 413-5142 or Jim Breaux (225) 772-3026.
SOUTH LOUISIANA HIGHPOWER CLUB MATCH: 8:30 a.m., Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Range, 9300 St. Landry Rd. Gonzales. NRA 200-yard/50-rounds match course. Fee $12 members, $15 nonmembers, $5 juniors. $15 annual Civilian Marksmanship Program membership. Email: SouthLAHighPower@hotmail.com.
CAPITAL CITY BASS ELITE TEAMS TOURNAMENT: Bayou Black Marina, Gibson. $30 membership fee. $100/team tournament fee, 100-percent payback. Seventy in 8-tournament series. Call Jesse Brooks (225) 397-2071. Website: www.capitalcitybassla.com.
FIN-ADDICT FLY FISHERS MEETING: 6:30 p.m., Spahr’s Seafood Restaurant, 1400 W. Tunnel Blvd, Houma. Call Stephen Robert (985) 850-0082. Website: finaddictflyfishers.blogspot.com.
CANAL BANK BASS TOURNAMENT: 5-8 p.m., Canal Bank Club, Diversion Canal. Wednesdays through Aug. 13th. Membership fee $15/angler. Weekly fee $40/boat. Call Todd Rabalais (225) 413-3634. Email: email@example.com.
JUNE 28 — FLY-TYING AT BASS PRO SHOPS: 9:30 a.m.-noon, Conference Room, Bass Pro, Denham Springs. Call Ron Brooks (225) 271-3100.
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JULY 3 — LOUISIANA WILDLIFE & FISHERIES COMMISSION MEETING: 9:30 a.m., Louisiana Room, state Wildlife & Fisheries headquarters, Quail Drive, Baton Rouge.
JULY 3-5 — GOLDEN MEADOW-FOURCHON TARPON RODEO: Moran’s Marina, Fourchon.
JULY 5 — PALO ALTO MID-RANGE MATCHES: Palo Alto Rifle & Pistol Club, Donaldsonville. 600-yard, F-Class/Prone match. Monthly event. Call Richard Bordelon (225) 753-7675. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
july 12 — Palo Alto Club Championship Match: Head-to-head competition, 3 strings at 600-yard line. Field Precision Rifle, FTR and F-Open categories. Website: www.PaloAltoGunClub.com.
JULY 19 — 4TH ANNUAL CASTING FOR KIDS RODEO: Bobby Lynn’s Marina, Leeville. Fees $40 adults, $20 children. Boater & Kayak divisions. Benefits Palliative Care Foundation of Baton Rouge. Call Janet Rhodus (225) 413-4414. Website: www.palliativecarebr.org.
STATEWIDE TOURNAMENT & ANGLERS’ RODEO—S.T.A.R.: Through Sept. 1. Sponsored by CCA-Louisiana. Entry fee/CCA membership required. Call CCA-Louisiana (225) 952-9200.
STATE RECREATIONAL RED SNAPPER SEASON: Open in state waters. Daily limit 2 red snapper measuring 16 or more inches long. Anglers required to have fee-free Louisiana Recreational Offshore Landing Permit. Website: www.rolp.wlf.la.gov.
FEDERAL RECREATIONAL Red Snapper Season: Closed in federal waters throughout the Gulf of Mexico.
SPRING INSHORE SHRIMP SEASON: Open until further state notice in all state inside and outside waters.
RECREATIONAL FISHERIES cLOSURES: Gag grouper through Monday, June 30; greater amberjack, through July 31; gray triggerfish, through 2014 in state and federal waters.