The inaugural Calico Rock Trout Tournament launches June 20 during this year's Bootlegger Daze celebration.
The tournament is expected to draw fisherman from throughout the area and beyond.
Cash prizes will be offered for the heaviest trout caught and the heaviest stringer caught.
First prize in each category will be $500, based on 100 entries.
While the competition is geared for adults, the kids aren't being left out in the cold.
There will be a Kids' Fishing Derby for those 16-years-old and younger.
Prizes will be awarded in a large number of categories.
Entry fee in the tournament is $25 in advance or $30 the day of the event.
Registration may be done online at www.calicorocktrouttournament.com, or by calling 870-404-0356.
Registration the day of the tournament will be at Rand Park, along with most of the area fishing docks before 11 a.m.
Entry in the Kids' Fishing Derby can be done any time the day of the event in Rand Park.
For further information call 870-404-0356.