Championship Archery Tournaments at Mermet Lake

Archers Take Aim At Metropolis!

June 22nd – July 1st, 2018 Metropolis IL will be the target location for archers from around the globe!

3 separate tournaments will take place at Mermet Lake Fish and Wildlife Area, 1812 Grinnell Road, Belknap, IL.  Mermet Lake is located 11 Miles North of Metropolis on State Route 45.

Make your plans to join us TODAY!!!

Scholastic 3-D National Championships

June 22nd – 24th, 2018

Coming back to Metropolis for a 3rd year is the Scholastic 3-D National Championships.

The tournament will begin on Friday June 22nd.  For more information and registration information visit:

$20,000.00 Superman Classic

June 25th – 27th, 2018

The GMCVB, IDNR and the City of Metropolis are once again sponsoring the cash prize Superman Classic prior to the Mathews Archery Pro/Am Championship.  There will be a one time entry fee of $25.00 and archers are eligible to shoot once each day.  The ranges will change daily with shooting times from 9 AM to 3 PM.  Combined prize money for the professional and amatuer classes will be over $20,000.00!


MONDAY 6/25/18- Superman Classic Scores

 ASA Mathews Pro/Am Championships at Mermet Lake

June 28th – July 1st, 2018

The Greater Metropolis Convention & Visitors Bureau is proud to welcome back the ASA Shooters to compete at Mermet Lake Fish & Wildlife Area.  Over 2100 competitors attended  the 2017 event and we are planning for even more this year!  For more information about the 2018 event visit:

How can you Support These Archery Tournaments?

Stay at a Hotel located in Metropolis!

Because these tournaments are funded primarily through the lodging tax collected from Metropolis hotels, when you stay in Metropolis you are helping sustain and grow these tournaments in the future!

Book Your Room Today!