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.


      3 days 11 hours ago

      Over 850 fishing tournaments scheduled this weekend in America. There are salmon, kingfish, billfish, walleye, muskie, crappie, catfish tournaments and more. Find them all on See More

      6 days 8 hours ago

      Fishing tournaments aren't just on weekends. Here's one that run's till noon, July 21. Lot's of nice fish begin registered. See More

      1 week 3 days ago

      Over 900 fishing contests scheduled across America this weekend including the ones shown here. These have been annual events for many years, even decades and See More

      1 week 6 days ago

      Shark Week 2024 is here and so is the Texas Shark Rodeo. The Texas Shark Rodeo is a month long tournament created to promote the See More

      2 weeks 3 days ago

      Looking for something to do with the kids this holiday weekend? Go fishing and participate in the Jiggin' with Kids virtual tournament. Presented by Women See More

      2 weeks 4 days ago

      The Declaration of Independence was adopted on July 4, 1776. Happy 4th of July America! The 4th of July is also the World Cup Blue See More

      3 weeks 3 days ago

      The Kankakee River Valley Annual Fishing Derby begins today and runs for more than a week. Other notable fishing tournaments this weekend include the Fourchon See More

      1 month 1 day ago

      Over 930 fishing tournaments scheduled this weekend across America. One of them is The Ultimate Salmon Derby on the waters of Lake Michigan and Lake See More

      1 month 3 days ago

      The Gold Cup Tarpon Tournament is now running. It is referred to as the “World Series” of tarpon fishing and consists of 5 days of See More

      1 month 1 week ago

      The 2024 Okie Noodling Tournament & Festival is this weekend. It is one of a kind and has grown to be the world’s largest hand-fishing See More

      1 month 1 week ago

      Fishermen at Big Bear Lake reel in 2 separate $10,000 tagged fish. See More

      1 month 2 weeks ago

      Over 950 fishing tournaments scheduled in America this weekend. Here are a few of the hundreds that you probably are not aware of. Find one See More

      1 month 2 weeks ago

      Compete against a Bassmaster Elite Pro angler now through August. Find out more at See More

      1 month 3 weeks ago

      June begins today and more people will have gone tournament fishing in June than any other month as it has over 4,600 fishing tournaments scheduled. See More

      1 month 3 weeks ago

      Thanks and honor to those that courageously gave their lives . . . and to the families they left behind

      1 month 4 weeks ago

      Memorial Day weekend fishing tournaments include these as well as over 600 others. Find them all on

      2 months 5 days ago

      New world record. This week the IGFA certified the longest recognized striped bass ever caught and released on the fly. See More

      2 months 1 week ago

      Midweek fishing tournaments. Are your weekends too full of other planned activities to fish in a tournament? Well, there are fishing tournaments M-F you could See More

      2 months 1 week ago

      There is a Mother's Day fishing tournament this weekend. I'm sure there are activities at it that the whole family can enjoy. Shown are some See More