Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic Slated for June
Destin is considered one the best fishing destinations in the world. It’s time to make your summer fishing plans!
The Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic is Northwest Floridaâ€™s most successful entry into world-class sport fishing tournaments. It remains one of the richest on the Gulf Coast, attracting major players from across the globe.
In 2016, the ECBC set not only a tournament record, but the new Gulf Coast record for largest prize purse in history with an impressive $1.95 million. With cash categories for billfish dolphin, tuna, and wahoo as well as individual angler trophies, fishermen have a multitude of ways to make Destin fishing tournament history. Anglers and spectators will also enjoy nightly entertainment and activities, including a live cooking demonstration, fireworks and live music on Friday. Details are subject to change based on weather. Admission is free and open to the public. For additional details, visitÂ Fishecbc.com.
Friday, June 21 – Baytowne Marina
- Day One Weigh-In â”‚ 4-9pm
- Live Music â”‚ 6pm
- Fireworks â”‚ 9pm
Saturday, June 22 – Baytowne Marina
- The Big Weigh-In â”‚ 4-10pm
- Our partner charter boat captains in Destin, Fl would love to take you fishing in Destin, FL. You can find direct links to First Light Fishing and Phoenix Charter Fishing here.