Contest Info

Entry Fee

The entry fee for the contest which runs from April, 23 thru 26 is $40 for adults 16 and over and $30 for youths 15 years and under. All  registrants 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 22, 2020
Registrations will be accepted in person
up to 8:00AM April 23, 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

2020 Contestants: 95



2020 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..

*** Top 10 Prizes to be determined

by the number of entries***

 Bonus Prizes

Kids Contest     3 prizes in 2 groups           

  1St  $250

 2nd $150

  3rd  $100

Youth ages 11 and under

Youth ages 12 to 15  


       Woman’s Bonus

   1st  $300

    2nd $200

     3rd  $100


Senior Bonus

$100 to Seniors 65 to 74

    $100 to Seniors 75 and up


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

Veterans Bonus  $100

The estimated prize structure for the heaviest shad:

***Prizes for 2020***

 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 9:00PM


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

Get the Little Ones’ Fishing




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