Florida Fishing Tournaments

Listed below are fishing events throughout the state of Florida. To focus in on a specific Florida city select that city below. To view past events view our fishing events archive.

Florida is the fishing capital of the world. We have big fishing tournaments with big money prizes and small charity fishing tournaments that raise money for many deserving causes.

Examples of big fishing tournaments in Florida include the Mayors Cup in Miami every January and the World Sailfish Championship in Key West in April, which has a $1 million dollar purse.

Fishing Events in Florida

Mar 2014

Key West Fishing Tournament

March 01 , 2014 to November 30, 2014

Key West

Key West Fishing Tournament

The Key West Fishing Tournament is a free, 8-month long competition that runs from March through November and is open to the general public.  Visitors and resident anglers are encouraged to enter their catches at a tournament weigh station during the 8-month long event at no charge.  Entries receive a certificate noting their catch and then qualify for prizes.

Dec 2014

Islamorada Sailfish Tournament

December 04 , 2014 to December 07, 2014


Islmorada Sailfish Tournament

The Islamorada Sailfish Tournament is the first in three sailfish events in the Florida Keys and takes place December 4 - 7, 2014.  The Florida Keys Gold Cup Sailfish Championship series is the premier sailfish tournament in the Florida Keys.