Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic
The Ultimate Fishing Tournament
in Destin, Florida
Where - Baytowne Marina
When - June 19 to June 23, 2013
Open to the public
Ranked as one of the Top Ten Big Money tournaments in the world, the Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic is the fastest growing billfishing tournament on the Gulf Coast of Florida. Sanctioned by the World Billfish Series and part of the IGFA Offshore World Championship, this event gives serious angling teams their shot at winning a huge payout while receiving the royal treatment from this Destin, Florida fishing events' hosts and sponsors.
The Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic is a "modified release" tournament. Blue Marlin are the only billfish that may be weighed with one of the highest minimum lengths on the gulf coast. Release points are awarded for blue marlin, white marlin, sailfish and spearfish. With cash categories for dolphin, tuna and wahoo as well as individual angler trophies, fishermen have a multitude of ways to state their claim on Destin fishing tournament history.
Call 866-505-4458, e-mail info@FishECBC.com or visit www.FishECBC.com for more information or to register for the billfish fishing tournament.
The competing anglers are not the only fishing enthusiasts who will hook a good time during the Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic. A treasure trove of family fun includes live entertainment and activities for the kids all weekend long. This momentous event takes place at the Baytowne Marina and The Village of Baytowne Wharf. Admission is free and it is open to the public. Details are subject to change based on weather.
Call 850-267-8117 for more information on Village events at our Florida vacation resort.