The Ronald McDonald House will host its 31st annual Big Bass Fishing Tournament on the Ouachita River at Lazarre Park in West Monroe on June 11-12.
More than $100,000 in cash and prizes will be awarded in this event. The Big Bass Tournament winner receives $10,000 cash, second place receives $2,500 cash, and third place receives $1,000 cash. Hourly payouts and cash prize drawings will be held throughout the day. Anglers may also participate in the McDonald’s Challenge and the student challenge if under 18 years of age.
Net proceeds from the tournament will benefit the “Ronald McDonald House in a hospital.”
Since 1985, Ronald McDonald House Charities of Northeast Louisiana has served as a temporary home-away-from-home for families with seriously ill/injured children who travel to Monroe for medical care. The Ronald McDonald House provides a family-centered space, vital resources and the comforts of home,…