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Crappie Expo

Welcome to the forth annual Crappie Expo!

This event will be held October 20th - October 22nd 2022 in Branson, Missouri at the Branson Convention Center. The Crappie Expo will consist of over 100 crappie-related companies from all over the U.S.A. displaying their latest and greatest crappie fishing products - including boat and takle manufacturers, tackle dealers, fishing guides, seminar speakers, music concerts,... plus the World’s Largest Crappie Fry!

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Mr. Crappie® Invitational

Welcome to the forth annual Mr.Crappie® Invitational Classic. The Mr.Crappie® $300,000.00 Invitational will be held October 20th thru 22nd 2022 Table Rock Lake in Branson, Missouri. One hundred of the top crappie-fishing teams in America will be competing for a "big chunk" of $300,000 - the richest crappie tournament in the world!

October 20th and 21st weigh-ins will be held at the State Park Marina on Table Rock Lake parking lot starting at 3pm. Come on out and see for yourself, the world’s BEST crappie anglers weigh-in!

October 22nd weigh-in will be held at the Branson Convention Center at 3pm.

See you at the Mr.Crappie® $300,000.00 Invitational!

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$75,000 Cash Invitational Qualifiers

January 26, 2022

Immediate Press Release:

Natchitoches, Louisiana - Red River Waterway Commission and the Natchitoches Convention & Visitors Bureau to Host the Mr.Crappie $75,000 Invitational Qualifier April 22-23, 2022 on the Red River Pools 3 & 4. The Mr.Crappie Invitational qualifier allows crappie teams from all over the USA to come and compete for an opportunity to fish in the world’s richest crappie tournament the Mr.Crappie $300,000 Invitational on Table Rock Lake October 20-22, 2022 in Branson, Missouri.

Over the past three years, the Mr.Crappie Invitational has raised the bar for all crappie tournament anglers across the country. Who would have ever thought of Crappie Anglers winning $100,000, and the Invitational Qualifier allows the crappie tournament anglers to punch their ticket to the Big Show in October. The Red River is an amazing fishery that has lots of crappie, just look at the results of the 2021 Mr.Crappie $250,000 Dollar Invitational on the Red River Pools 4 & 5.

Marketing Director for the Red River Waterway Commission Eric Gilmore said, "I am excited that our Commissioners have committed to bring the Mr. Crappie franchise back to the Red River. The 2021 Crappie Expo in Shreveport was a historic event and to be able to bring this event and these anglers to another part of the Red River is great for our community. The economic impact of these events is tremendous for our community. The Red River Waterway Commission has sponsored the biggest events in the fishing world and the Mr. Crappie Qualifier continues the Commissions commitment to the economic and recreational development of the Red River District"

April 22-23, 2022 Mr.Crappie $75,000 Invitational Qualifier weigh-ins will be held at the Grand Ecore Recreational Area and on the historic Cane River Amphitheater on Front Street in beautiful downtown Natchitoches, Louisiana. Crappie fanatics get ready for a week full of fun fishing the Red River and all the good food and good times Natchitoches has to offer. Bring the whole family for a great crappie weekend in the oldest permanent settlement in the Louisiana Purchase. Catch you There.

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February 15, 2022

Immediate Press Release:

Clarksville, Virginia – Mecklenburg County to Host the Mr. Crappie $75,000 Invitational Qualifier May 13-14, 2022 on Kerr Lake, also known as Buggs Island Lake. The Mr. Crappie Invitational qualifier allows crappie teams from all over the USA to come and compete for an opportunity to fish in the world’s richest crappie tournament, the Mr. Crappie $300,000 Invitational on Table Rock Lake October 20-22, 2022 in Branson, Missouri.

Over the past three years, the Mr. Crappie Invitational has raised the bar for all crappie tournament anglers across the country. Who would have ever thought of crappie anglers winning $100,000? and the Invitational Qualifier allows the crappie tournament anglers to punch their ticket to the Big Show in October. Kerr Lake is among the top 10 best crappie fisheries on the east coast. We have heard some fish tales about 4lb crappie coming out of Kerr Lake.

Mecklenburg County Tourism Coordinator, Tina Morgan said, “I am very excited to be able to host one of only two qualifiers for the world’s richest crappie tournament in Clarksville: Virginia’s only lakeside town! This is the first time this tour has visited Kerr / Buggs Island Lake, but I know it won’t be the last; there’s some great crappie fishing in store for these anglers and we can’t wait to show them our little piece of paradise and all that Mecklenburg County has to offer. As we like to say here, you’ll find More of What Matters in Mecklenburg and we’re ready to demonstrate that to our new fishing friends.” On May 13-14, 2022 Mr. Crappie’s $75,000 Invitational Qualifier weigh-ins will be held at Occoneechee State Park in Clarksville, Virginia. Crappie fanatics get ready for a week full of fun fishing on Kerr / Buggs Island Lake. You can plan your stay now at www.VisitMeckVa.com. We’ll Catch you There!

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World's Largest Crappie Fry!

October 22nd 2022 from 11am to 2pm The World’s Largest Crappie Fry will be at the Crappie Expo!

Fried crappie fillets, Savannah Hushpuppies and taters! If you love crappie, bring the whole family to the Crappie Expo! Don’t Miss the World’s Largest Crappie Fry!

Sponsored by RV Cajun Fryers, Riceland Rice Bran Oil, and Savannah Hushpuppies!

Crappie Expo Performance Shirt
Crappie Expo Performance Shirt

    Features & Benefits:
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  • Ultra-tight knit for better opacity and printability
  • Stain release and odor resistant for easy care
  • Fade and snag resistant for durability
  • 44+ UPF for UV sun protection
  • Reinforced shoulder seams
  • Double needle cover stitch hem
  • Transitioning to tag free neck
  • Sizes Small - 3-XL

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Crappie Expo Embroidered Cap
Crappie Expo Embroidered Cap

Now available! The Crappie Expo Embroidered Cap. Get yours today and join Mr. Crappie® in Shreveport, Louisiana October 1 - October 3, 2021.

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