Benzie Fishing Frenzie is ON! August 21-23, 2020 Frankfort-Elberta

The Benzie Fishing Frenzie Tournament, one of the largest and most popular salmon fishing events on the Tournament Trail is just around the corner. The tournament starts August 21 with the Ladies Classic, then proceeds through the weekend 22 and 23 with the Pro and Amateur Divisions.

Last year we attempted to move the event to a different weekend, but that didn’t work out, so we are BACK to the event’s original weekend.

Sponsors of this event are: Frankfort-Elberta Chamber of Commerce, Traverse City Tourism, Curtis Insurance Agency, Dinghy’s Restaurant & Bar, Graceland Fruit, State Savings Bank, West Shore Bank, MacDonald Marine, Blarney Castle Oil & Propane, Art’s Tavern, The Cabbage Shed, Big Jon Sports, Dreamweaver, Warrior Lures, North Peak Brewing, Joslin Outdoors, Family Fare, Port City Smokehouse, Fish-TC, Great Lakes Natural Remedies, Forward Inking & Parkdale Auto Sales

Tournament is open to any and all skill levels of angler. You do not have to be a professional fisherman. Don’t miss your chance at THOUSANDS in cash and prizes as well as a TON of fun!

Regarding COVID 19 procedures: We will follow all Governor’s Executive orders at the time of the tournament. Bring a mask and plan to social distance at all times.

For more information about this event, go to or call (231) 633-6775. You can also pre-order your official “Fishing is Essential” event t-shirt.

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