[Photo: Mary Davidson / Potomac Local News]

QUANTICO, Va. – The Town of Quantico is hosting its inaugural Quantico Classic Fishing Tournament from May 2nd at 2:00 PM to May 3rd at 4:00 PM.

The fishing tournament is open to anglers and bow fishermen of all ages, skill levels and physical ability.

The fishing area for this event is the waters and adjacent lands of the Potomac River (South of the power lines located North of Possum Point (VA) and Moss Point (MD) and North of Clifton Point (VA) and Liverpool Point (MD)), Quantico Creek and Chopawamsic Creek.

The target species for the tournament are Bass, Snakehead, Catfish, Carp and Gar.

Boats/kayaks/canoes may be used for this event.

Entry fees are $25.00 for Adults and $10.00 for Youth (under 18yrs).

The full tournament rules and registration forms can be found at www.townofquantico.org.

Questions/comments regarding this event should be directed to Mayor Kevin Brown at (571) 334-3432 or mayor@townofquantico.org