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 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

      5 days 15 hours 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 week 1 day ago

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

      1 week 5 days 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

      2 weeks 19 hours ago

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

      2 weeks 4 days 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

      3 weeks 2 days ago

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

      3 weeks 5 days ago

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

      1 month 3 days ago

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

      1 month 6 days 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

      1 month 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

      1 month 2 weeks ago

      Tomorrow, the first Saturday in May, is the traditional opening day of fishing in Wisconsin. These two WI tournaments join over 1,000 other fishing tournaments See More

      1 month 2 weeks ago

      Hey, hey, hey, the 1st of May. The Dream Boat Challenge starts today. Other multi-state, long term fishing tournaments that start today include the On See More

      1 month 3 weeks ago

      There are over 800 fishing tournaments scheduled this weekend across America. Here are just a few of the tours, circuits, clubs, etc that have events See More

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      Michigan fishing tournaments total over 1,500 every year. This places Michigan as one of the top 5 states that hold fishing tournaments. Here are just See More

      2 months 1 day ago

      There are over 800 fishing tournaments scheduled this weekend spread across all 50 states. Here is a small sample of some of them. Find them See More

      2 months 5 days ago

      Calling all Indiana kayak anglers. Grass Roots Bass Yakin' offers a very accommodating tournament structure. Fish any one of over 40 lakes. Tournaments run 5 See More

      2 months 1 week ago

      The Iowa Hawkeyes women's basketball team has caught the attention of America over the last two years. What is most likely less known is the See More