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Big Cat fishing tournament kicks off in New Madrid

NEW MADRID, MO (KFVS) - The Bass Pro Shops Big Cat Quest and Fall Festival events started Thursday and continue all weekend in New Madrid.

Friday night there is a fish fry at the Mill Street Community Building.

There is a 5K run/walk on Saturday morning. The run/walk begins at 7 a.m. and the event continues all day.

The catfish tournament kicks off Saturday as well. There are tow weigh-ins.

The first is on Saturday at 3 p.m. at the Bank of New Madrid.

The second one is Sunday at 3 p.m. at the same place.

There's also live music, a petting zoo, and that's just the start of the events.

For more information, you can visit the event's Facebook page.

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