American Fishing Contests is the largest online directory of fishing contests, derby’s, fisheree’s, jamborees, tournaments and challenges. It is a single source for you to find a fishing event in America.


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      The 4th of July.

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      July could be labelled Big-game fishing month. On the 4th of July the World Cup Blue Marlin Championship is held. Other renowned Big-game fish tournaments See More

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      Iowa is probably best known for corn, pork and as holding the first presidential caucus in election years. However, being the only state bordered by See More

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      This weekend there are 777 fishing contest opportunities spread through out all 50 states. Here are just a few of them. Find one to attend.

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      Women Anglers of Minnesota announce their Jiggin' with Kids Virtual Tournament. A great way to get the kids outside and use technology at the same See More

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      This Saturday, June 18th is National Go Fishing Day. Other national or state fishing events include National Fishing and Boating Week, National Hunting and Fishing See More

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      Kentucky has over 800 fishing contests within it's borders in 2022, many on its namesake lake. Other popular lakes are Barren River, Cave Run, Green See More

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      This 49 pound carp caught on June 4th breaks a 44 year old state record. See More

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      Tennessee is a very popular destination for music lovers of country, Elvis and the blues. Tennessee is also the home of over 700 fishing tournaments See More

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      Hey Virginia kayakers, looking for some kayak fishing contests? Check out these two organizations, you might find something that meets your needs. See More

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      for the U.S. military personnel who have died while serving in the United States armed forces.

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      The 45th Annual 2022 MBGFC Memorial Day Tournament is this weekend along with over 550 other fishing tournaments spread across America. Find one to See More

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      Land of Lincoln is the official slogan for the state of Illinois. Illinois is also the land of over 700 fishing tournaments in 2022. Crappie, See More

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      This is just a sampling of the 935 fishing contests that will be held in America this weekend. Find one to attend at

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      New York fishing is probably not the first thing a person thinks of when they hear New York mentioned or see it written. New York, See More

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      Over 900 fishing contests in America this weekend. Here is a sampling of the more than 100 organizations holding those events.

      1 month 4 weeks ago

      Here are links to 5 online contests that I just found out about. Salmon, Catfish, Walleye, a nation wide tournament for over 20 different species See More

      2 months 1 day ago

      Calling all anglers along the northeast seaboard. Three long running fishing contests have just begun and will run into September or the end of November. See More

      2 months 4 days ago

      Hey, hey the first of May . . . outdoor fishing starts today. Well not really. People can fish outdoors every day of the year See More