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 22 hours ago

      Tomorrow is December 1st and that means ice fishing season is coming soon. It is also the start of the largest, longest running ice fishing See More

      6 days 22 hours ago

      This is the last week for two of the biggest prize Lake Erie walleye tournaments. See More

      1 week 2 days ago

      New state record fish including a 17+lb walleye and a 520lb swordfish. See More

      1 week 4 days ago

      Thanksgiving Day fishing contests have started or will be held over the next few days including those shown here. There are also over 180 other See More

      2 weeks 2 days ago

      Many fishing tournaments, clubs, trails. etc have ended their seasons for the year BUT, you can still get awards for fish you catch. There are See More

      3 weeks 2 days ago

      Veteran's Day fishing tournaments this weekend along with over 240 other fishing contests including many championships and classics. A big thank you to all veterans See More

      3 weeks 6 days ago

      The USA Street Fishing Team is in Italy for the World Championship which begins Nov. 8th. See More

      1 month 12 hours ago

      Only December has fewer fishing tournaments than November but, online fishing tournaments in November offer a chance to compete any day of the week. Here See More

      1 month 1 day ago

      A new state record walleye 16lb, 8 oz .

      1 month 2 days ago

      November 1st, a time of year when there are not many fishing contests being held but, the Pickerel Championship begins today and runs until Feb. See More

      1 month 4 days ago

      Two new state record fish in Idaho.

      1 month 1 week ago

      Fishing championships, a king mackerel tournament and many others are being held this weekend. Find one near you on

      1 month 1 week ago

      The 2023 Lionfish Challenge ended with with a record-breaking 281 participants embarking on 917 trips to harvest 30,494 invasive lionfish from Florida waters. This is See More

      1 month 1 week ago

      The largest blue marlin ever recorded in the Gulf of Mexico. See More

      1 month 2 weeks ago

      In addition to over 30 bass, crappie, and walleye championships / classics being held this weekend there are surf fishing, lady fishing and kid fishing See More

      1 month 2 weeks ago

      Two new state record fish (a barracuda & a coho salmon) recently caught and certified. See More

      1 month 2 weeks ago

      The USA Bass Team is competing in the 2023 Black Bass World Championship being held in Torre de Morncorvo, Portugal, Oct. 16-22. Closer to home See More

      1 month 3 weeks ago

      Kayak fishing championships, crappie fishing championships along with walleye, catfish and bass championships are all being held this weekend in 15 states. Find one to See More

      1 month 3 weeks ago

      For the second time in less than a month a new state record catfish has been caught in Delaware. See More

      1 month 4 weeks ago

      The cooler temps in October means fall muskie fishing is heating up. Here are some of the muskie tournaments this weekend along with a few See More