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


Dec 2014

Florida Keys Gold Cup Sailfish Championship

December 05 , 2014 to January 22, 2015

Islamorada

Anglers from all over the world compete for cash prizes and the coveted Gold Cup Trophy in this premier event sailfish tournament in the Florida Keys.

Jan 2015

Capt John Breuggeman Memorial Grouper Tournament

January 18 , 2015

Englewood

Biggest Fish Award at John Breuggeman Grouper Tournament

The annual fundraiser started in 2005 to honor John Breuggeman’s life and his passion for grouper fishing while raising money for local scholarships.  The 11th Annual Capt John Breuggeman Memorial Grouper Tournament is a fun, one-day event that ends with a delicious barbecue and prize announcements at the Cape Haze Marina in Englewood Florida.