ORLANDO, Fla. – Fishing League Worldwide (FLW), the world’s largest tournament-fishing organization, announced today that Grand Lake has been selected to host the fourth FLW Tour event of the 2019 season, March 28-31 in Grove.

The 2019 FLW Tour features seven regular-season tournaments and the Forrest Wood Cup.

The full schedule for the 2019 FLW Tour season was announced at a live press event held at the International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades (ICAST) in Orlando.

The FLW Tour has visited Grand Lake once previously in the Tour’s 24-year history – 2003.

“We’re extremely excited for the Tour to return to Grand Lake during our 2019 season,” said Kathy Fennel, president of FLW operations. “We’ve had great success holding multiple Costa FLW Series and T-H Marine BFL tournaments in Grove and we are proud to bring our most prestigious Tour to the northeast Oklahoma area.”

The event will be hosted by the City of Grove and the Cherokee Casino Grove