2019-2020 Virginia State Big Game Contest

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Preregistration for the 2019-2020 Virginia State Big Game Contest is now open.  Registration will be open until Thursday, June 10th at 11:59 PM.  Please visit the contest page for more information.

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The 81st Annual Bear, Deer, and Turkey Virginia Big Game Contest

Saturday, June 12th – Sunday, June 13th

As the VPSA is committed to holding a contest for the sportsmen and women who bagged trophy deer, bear, and turkey during the 2019-2020 hunting season we have decided to hold the contest Saturday June 12th – Sunday June 13th at the Southampton County Fairgrounds.

About the VPSA


In 1940, the VPSA founded the oldest and most prestigious Big Game Contest in the state of Virginia.


VPSA members can participate in the annual Big Game Contest and receive periodic updates on hunting regulations.


We have step-by-step instructions on how to score your big game. These guidelines are used by officials during the contest.


Stay up to date on the VPSA Big Game Contest and other events sponsored by the organization.

Past Contest Results

Each year the VPSA compiles the contest results in order to determine the placing for each class. If you would like to see an archive of our past contest, or determine how well your trophy compares to past winners, visit page below.