40th Annual 2023 MBGFC Junior Angler Tournament

July 7-9, 2023

C&R Billfish, Wahoo, Dolphin, Tuna, Spanish Mackerel, King Mackerel, Bonito, Cobia, Flounder, Trout, Pinfish, Triple Tail, and Croaker (snapper if in season).

All registration will be done online at CatchStat.

All Marlin are catch and release, all verified get flag

Fishing from boats, shore, piers, jetties, or other vessel types is allowed. Boats may depart after the Captain’s Meeting

No sign out is necessary.

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Flora-Bama Fishing Rodeo

June 9-11, 2023

The ‘Funnest’ Fishing Tournament on the Gulf Coast – the Flora-Bama’s Annual Fishing Rodeo is the “Every Mans” fishing rodeo! Just like the Flora-Bama Lounge, you don’t have to be a VIP to fish!

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The Wharf Boat and Yacht Show

Friday, Mar 17, 2023 – Sunday, Mar 19, 2023

Featuring over $100 million in boats and marine products and more than 120 exhibiting companies, it’s the “Top Boat Buying Show” in the northern Gulf. Something for everyone, from an entry level boater to a seasoned veteran.

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Orange Beach Billfish Classic

Tuesday, May 16, 2023 – Sunday, May 21, 2023
See the here for the full event schedule.

Marlin tournament season in the Gulf of Mexico means big fish and big bucks, as well as a serious adrenaline rush. Nowhere is that feeling more apparent than in the extremely popular Gulf Coast Triple Crown Series, consisting of five high-profile tournaments in the Gulf of Mexico. At stake for the top team in the Triple Crown is not only a custom six-foot marlin trophy but also the honor of being named the best billfishing team in the Gulf of Mexico for the year.



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The Invitational

Thursday, May 11, 2023 | 1:00 PM

The Invitational in Orange Beach, the newest event on the Alabama Gulf Coast. The invitation-only event will pit 30 of the top boats in the Gulf for a winner-take-all $1 million prize during the competition, set for May 11. Weigh-ins will be at The Wharf Marina and are free to the public.


Date Confirmation Pending. Click the link below to check for updates.


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89th Alabama Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo

Town of Dauphin Island
1011 Bienville Boulevard
Dauphin Island, Alabama, 36528

More than 3000 anglers from around the country will converge on the island in search of the big ones during the 89th Alabama Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo on July 15-17. A project of the Mobile Jaycees, the event kicks off with the ever popular Liars Contest on July 14. This years rodeo also offers a variety of musical groups (free admission) including Trotline, Velcro Pygmies, Blackwater Brass Band, Slide Bayou, and more!

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