Contest Info

Entry Fee

The entry fee for the contest which runs from April, 25 thru 28 is $40 for adults 16 and over and $30 for youths 15 years and under. Those registering before April 19 will receive a Bi-State Shad Fishing Contest T-Shirt. Be sure to include your shirt size on your entry form.

Registrations must be received by U.S. mail
no later than midnight
Wednesday, April 24, 2019.
Registrations will be accepted in person
up to 8:00AM April 25, 2019.
Call  Eric at (610) 762-0440
It is a super busy time. As we get closer to the contest please direct your inquiries or questions in a text or email. If you must call please leave a name and call back number on the voice mail. Thank you

2019 Contestants: 1072


2019 Daily Prizes:

1st   $350

2nd $250

3rd  $225

4th  $200



There will be payouts to 10 places for the overall biggest shad with payouts to the top 4 fish for each day of the contest. plus 7 bonus prizes

Each contestant will be entered in a drawing to win a Boat Package sponsored by Mayberry Marine and Title Sponsors Yamaha Outboards, G3 Boats, and

Bear Trailers..

Veterans must finish in the Top Ten to collect the Bonus Prize

The estimated prize structure for the heaviest shad:

Prizes for 2019

 1st $20,000
2nd $3000
3rd $2500
4th $1300
5th $1250
6th $1200
7th $1150
8th $1100
9th $1050
10th $1000 











Weigh Station

Weigh station hours 8:30AM to 9:15PM


NOTE: Please remember to call for current weights. We want to release all fish that will not place. 610-762-0440 (Eric)


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2018 Boat Package Winner-- Philip Dale and his wife Ardeth