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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      International world fishing championships are coming to America. On October 20, 2022 the USA Bass Team will be competing in the Bass World Championship which See More

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      The first weekend of October and there are still plenty of fishing contests going on. Here is just a sampling of the 790 events taking See More

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      Still two full weeks to fish the Heroes On The Water kayak fishing tournament. Running in 36 states both fresh and salt water. See More

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      Over 750 fishing contest opportunities await you this last weekend in September. They include over 30 championships like the Crappie Masters and the World Walleye See More

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      13-Year-Old Massachusetts Girl Lands a Giant Bluefin and wins first place in the Cape Cod Bay Tuna Tournament . It’s the heaviest tuna caught in See More

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      The Southern Fortune Fishing Tournament and The Swordfish Challenge are two contests now running and continue into December and beyond. See More

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      Carp Anglers Group (CAG) Fall Big 4. Sign up now for 2 months of competition. See More

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      Here's a musky tournament you can sink your teeth into. A roast beef dinner is included with the entry fee. See More

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      World record for most fish caught in 24 hrs. Marathon Man Fishing teams up with Fishing For Life and Giant Goose Ranch to catch 3,774 See More

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      It's a weekend of fishing championships and muskie tournaments. Find these and more on

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      2023 fishing tournament dates and locations are now being posted. Bass Flippin Fun Series just updated their information. Find or update your favorites now See More

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      Labor Day weekend fishing tournaments include these two as well as over 400 others. Find them on

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      Championship Season. It is estimated that over 54 million Americans go fishing every year and, there are over 30,000 competitive fishing opportunities each year in See More

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      Bass, catfish, dolphin, muskie, redfish and walleye fishing tournaments are all being held this last weekend in August. Find one to attend near you at See More

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      New state record fish. Over 10-feet long, a white sturgeon at C.J. Strike Reservoir in Idaho. See More

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      Huge muskie recently caught in Lake Ontario in the waters off of Henderson Harbor, New York. See More

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      Here are some fishing tournaments of note going on this weekend. Find them all on

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      World record payout of over $4.5 million for a single fish.