UPSTATE, S.C. (WSPA)- A major championship fishing event is coming back to the Upstate.
Organizers announced Wednesday morning that next year’s Bassmaster Classic will be held in Greenville and Anderson.
The world championship of professional bass fishing is planned for March 16th-18th of 2018.
The Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville will be the site of daily weigh-ins. And most of the fishing will happen on Lake Hartwell in Anderson.
Organizers say this will mark the third time the “Super Bowl of Bass Fishing” will have been held in the Upstate. It was previously hosted here in 2008 and 2015.