Elite Fishing Series in Port Arthur coming to TV

Published 12:16 am Thursday, December 14, 2023

The Elite Fishing Series held the frogg toggs Elite Solo Tour in Port Arthur in July.

Anglers traveled from all over the country to compete, fish and weigh in at Bob Bowers Civic Center.

After two days of fishing and weigh ins, the top five moved on to Saturday’s final day weigh in, a free public event that included live music, an outdoor expo, community vendors and food trucks.

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The Elite Fishing Series also hosted the Hytoric Kayak Tour as part of Saturday’s Championship finale.

Hometown professional Jeremy Reeves took the top spot for $12,500 at Elite Championship Saturday at Bob Bowers Civic Center in Port Arthur.

Now viewers can watch it all go down Sunday on Discovery.

The Elite Fishing Series Port Arthur Pass 30-minute episode airs on the Discovery Channel at 6 a.m. Sunday.

The Elite Fishing Series returns to Port Arthur March 21-23 with the professional tour.

The event includes exciting live weigh-ins, live redfish tanks and an outdoor expo on Championship Saturday.

Interested in being a vendor?

There’s no charge, but space is limited.

Call Visit Port Arthur at 409.985.7822 to secure a spot.

Log onto visitportarthurtx.com for more information.