World's Oldest Open Bass Tournament

Founded in 1955

Opened to All in 1956


Inducted Into the Texas Freshwater Fishing Hall-of-Fame in 2016.

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Sam Scroggins


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We welcome all to the 68th Annual Texas State Bass Tournament at Toledo Bend on April 27-28, 2024.

TSBT is an “Open Tournament”: all Texas-licensed or exempt anglers are eligible to fish except an angler who has received “Guide Pay” on the Tournament Lake in the 12 months prior to the Tournament.

Tournament Entry Form and Rules:

Tournament Schedule & Rules:

CLICK HERE to view/download a copy of the 2024 Texas State Bass Tournament Agenda and Stated Rules. 

Tournament Flyer:

CLICK HEREto view/download a copy of the 2024 Texas State Bass Tournament Flyer

Tournament Entry Form:

CLICK HERE to view/download a copy of the 2024 Texas State Bass Tournament Entry Form.

  1. Print the form on your computer.
  2. Fill in the complete registration form.
  3. Mail your completed entry form & registration fees to the address at the bottom of the form.
  4. Your entry form postmark must be no later than April 19, 2024 to take advantage of the reduced entry fee, be eligible for the special "Early Entry Drawing", and be assured of receiving a meal ticket and tournament hat.)

Note that the “Tournament Flyer”, “Entry Form”, and Tournament Rules" can be printed on letter paper. (Printing/viewing the entry form requires Adobe Reader)

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2024 Tournament Entry Fees:

 Division Entry Fee If Postmarked By 4/19/24 Entry Fee Postmarked After 4/19/24
Individual $65.00 $75.00
Team $75.00 $85.00
Couples $75.00 $85.00
Adult/Boy $75.00 $85.00
Adult/Girl $75.00 $85.00
Senior Team $75.00 $85.00