Inaugural Season

City of Oakley Partners with the Bass Angler Magazine Tournament Trail

Nov 9, 2023News0 comments


OAKLEY, CA — The City of Oakley is excited to announce its official partnership with the renowned Bass Angler Magazine Tournament Trail (BAM Tournament Trail). This alliance aims to bring a spotlight on Oakley’spristine waterways, boost local tourism, and nurture the sport of bass fishing in the region.

“We are thrilled to join forces with the BAM Tournament Trail,” said Oakley’s City Manager Josh McMurray. “Oakley’s natural beauty and rich aquatic resources make it an ideal location for anglers from all over the country. This partnership will not only boost our local economy but also foster a sense of community around the sport.”

The BAM Tournament Trail is known for hosting premier fishing events, with top anglers competing across the west.

With Oakley now being one of the select cities on the tournament’s trail, local businesses are expected to see a surge in visitors, particularly hotels, restaurants, and tackle shops.

“Mark Lassagne, CEO of the BAM Tournament Trail, said, “Oakley’s waters have always been a featured stop among bass anglers. Our collaboration will introduce more anglers to this beautiful location, creating memorable experiences and furthering the sport. “

This partnership will kick off with an inaugural Pro-Am fishing tournament scheduled for April 26-28, which is expected to draw a large crowd.

Residents and visitors can expect a weekend filled with exciting fishing, family-friendly activities, and a chance to witness some of the best anglers in action.

The City of Oakley invites everyone to be a part of these grand events, which is not just about fishing but also celebrating the city’s commitment to recreation, conservation, and community building.

For more information, please visit the City of Oakley’sofficial website or BAM Tournament Trail at

About Oakley

The City of Oakley, incorporated in July 1999, is one of California’s youngest cities. Residents enjoy a charming area with an abundant housing supply, quality schools, and a friendly atmosphere that truly make Oakley, “A Place for Families in the Heart of the Delta.”

Today a landscape of gently rolling fields, orchards, and vineyards gives us a glimpse of Oakley’s agricultural past. From a quiet Delta farming town, Oakley has blossomed into a growing community of landscaped parks, abundant recreational opportunities, shopping centers, and planned business and commercial development. Learn more at: City of Oakley,  Facebook,

Oakley’s residents enjoy a progressive community that is rich in history, supports strong family values, and offers a high quality of life. Our residents take pride in being a part of a City that is building a prosperous future for generations to come.

About BAM Tournament Trail

The Bass Angler Magazine Tournament Trail (BAM TT) is an exclusive west coast pro level  tournament circuit. BAM TT delivers multiple opportunities to showcase the talents of western anglers on several professional platforms.

As BAM TT continues to provide and refine a platform of elite events for competitive anglers, it simultaneously creates a logical avenue for sponsors to have direct contact with our west coast customers. BAM TT is dedicated to creating a complete package of advertising opportunities including on-site activation, internet/social media, and a YouTube series that reaches a large number of viewers each day.

Tournament events include BAM Pro Tour, Pro-Am and a Kayak Tour with a no entry Championship can be viewed on YouTube.  Learn more here: BAM TRAIL  FacebookTwitter, and Instagram.

Media / Advertising Contact Mark Lassagne