Virginia Peninsula Sportsmen's Association
The VPSA founded the Virginia Big Game Contest in 1940. This contest was developed for the sole purpose of compiling information on Virginia’s Big Game for the citizens of the state. We hope that you are able to attend and participate in our show in the future.
2020 Contest InfoPast Contest Results

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

August 7th – 9th, 2020

The next Virginia Big Game Contest will take place August 7th – 9th th, 2020 at the Richmond International Raceway Complex. It will feature an Eastern & Western Regionals and State Championship. A historical category is also included.

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.