SUNDAY

  • LOUISIANA OUTDOOR EXPO: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Cajundome & Convention Center, Lafayette. Tickets $8 & $11.50. www.laoutdoorsexpo.com.

MONDAY

  • RED STICK FLY FISHERS FLY-TYING SESSION: 7 p.m., Conference Room, Cabela’s, Gonzales. Monthly event. Call Pete Bongiovanni (225)313-3813 . Website: www.rsff.org.

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.

WEDNESDAY

  • 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: toddrabalais@kw.com.

THURSDAY-SATURDAY

  • BASSMASTER NORTHERN OPEN: Lake Champlain, Plattsburgh, N.Y. Last in 3-tournament series to qualify winners for 2015 Bassmaster Classic. Website: www.bassmaster.com.

FRIDAY

  • 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.

SATURDAY

  • EASL’S 54TH KIDS FISHING RODEO: 6:30 a.m. registration, fishing 7-9 a.m., Twin Lakes, Dutchtown. Ages 2-14. No fee. Age-group & door prizes. Hot dogs & jambalaya served. Must bring own tackle. Only crickets & worms allowed for bait. Call Ryan Schilling (225) 413-9193.
  • IFA REDFISH TOUR/LOUISIANA: Team Lafitte Harbor, 4932 Kenal Rd., Lafitte. 2-angler team event. Redfish 16 inches to less than 27 inches long. Fee $75. Captain’s meeting 5-7 p.m. Friday. Qualifier for Oct. 24-25 IFA Championship, Houma. Website: www.IFAtours.com.

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: BORDELONRP@COX.NET.

  • DUCKS UNLIMITED-CENTRAL ST. MARY DINNER: 6-11:30 p.m., Civic Center, 116 Cotton Rd., Patterson. Call Jennifer Thibodaux (985) 255-9435 or Marc Felterman (985) 397-2848.

AROUND THE CORNER

  • AUG 3 — JUNIOR CHOUPIQUE RODEO: 9 a.m.-noon, St. James Boat Club, U.S. 61 at Blind River. Kids only up to 15 years old. Registration 25 cents. Fishing from the bank only. Largest fish & most fish categories. Door prizes. Parent/guardian must accompany children. Call Boat Club (225) 869-8966 or Craig Calcagno (225) 206-2476.

IFA KAYAK TOUR/LOUISIANA: TEAM LAFITTE HARBOR WEIGH-IN, 4932 KENAL RD., LAFITTE. ANGLER CHOOSES LAUNCH LOCATION. COMBINED LENGTH TOTAL OF REDFISH & SPECKLED TROUT. ANGLERS MEETING 6-7 P.M. AUG. 2. QUALIFIER FOR OCT. 17-19 IFA CHAMPIONSHIP, HOUMA. CALL (478) 836-4266. WEBSITE: WWW.IFATOURS.COM.

AUG. 7 — CCA WESTSIDE CHAPTER BANQUET: 5:30 P.M., CARL F. GRANT CIVIC CENTER, 24700 J. GERALD BERRET BLVD., PLAQUEMINE. DINNER, LIVE/SILENT AUCTIONS, 1-YEAR CCA MEMBERSHIP & SPECIAL $100/TICKET 22-FOOT BAY BOAT RAFFLE. TICKETS $60, $30 SPOUSE, $25 YOUTH, $480 TABLES. CALL RYAN GUERIN (225) 952-9200. EMAIL: CCAWESTSIDECHAPTER@GMAIL.COM.

JUST ANNOUNCED

  • AUG. 9 — ABOUT BOATING SAFETY: 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Pass Pro Shops, Denham Springs. U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary-Baton Rouge Flotilla 4-10 class that meets state/federal Safe Boating Course requirements. Fee $25 for course manual/materials. Covers state/federal requirements, navigation rules, boating emergencies, trailering, docking, knots. Call D.C. Jensen (225) 275-8084.

ONGOING

  • 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.

FISHERIES NOTICES

  • 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: Closed in all state inside waters except Breton and Chandeleur Sounds (the double-rig line). Map details website: www.wlf.la.gov.

RECREATIONAL FISHERIES cLOSURES: Greater amberjack, through Thursday (July 31); gray triggerfish, through 2014 in state and federal waters.

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