Extra! Extra! Read all about it! Big Brownie caught in Lake Huron during the 43rd Annual Brown Trout Festival!
Jan Stepanski holds prize-winning Big Brownie; photo courtesy of Michigan Brown Trout Festival
On July 18th, 2017, Jan Stepanski reeled in Big Brownie with teammate Robert Westenbarger in the 43rd Annual Brown Trout fishing tournament. This is a first in Brown Trout history, as never before has the current year Big Brownie been caught DURING the fishing tournament!
Bringing in Big Brownie comes with a $25,000 cash prize and of course, well-earned bragging rights for years to come! Congratulations Jan and Robert, and best of luck to every fisher currently on the leaderboard and in the tournament!
Brown Trout upcoming events:
Suez Big Tent-
Thursday, 20th- Teen Night with DJ Darrel Kelly, 8pm-11pm $5.00 per teen 17 & under
Friday, 21st- The Annual 107.7 The Bay Bash with Rockstar, an 80’s cover band, 8pm-1am $5.00 per person 21 & older
Saturday, 22nd- see www.browntroutfestival.com/events
Sunday, 23rd- Exchange Club Tony Burgers, starting at noon, free admission