10 November 2020

Key West Fishing Tournament Kicks Off Dec. 1 with Free Entry for Anglers

Anglers of all ages and abilities can target more than 40 species of fish in the Key West Fishing Tournament, a free-entry multidivision challenge that takes place Dec. 1, 2020, to July 31, 2021.
12 October 2020

Islamorada Sailfish Tournament to Launch Florida Keys Gold Cup Sailfish Championship

Continuing a 50-plus-year tradition, the Florida Keys Gold Cup Sailfish Championship triple-crown series is to open with the Islamorada Sailfish Tournament Thursday through Sunday, Dec. 3-6, a primary fundraiser for the Islamorada Charter Boat Association.
07 October 2020

Islamorada’s Cheeca Lodge All American Backcountry Tournament Set for Nov. 12-14

In recognition of Veteran’s Day, discerning anglers are to unite with war heroes to pursue some of the most elusive game fish in the world for trophies and prizes during the annual Cheeca Lodge All-American Backcountry Tournament, scheduled Nov. 12-14 in Islamorada.
06 October 2020

Sugarloaf Showdown to Lure Anglers to Lower Keys Nov. 5-7

Angling teams are to pit their skills against the Lower Florida Keys’ wiliest in-water inhabitants during the Sugarloaf Showdown, a fundraising fishing tournament scheduled Thursday through Saturday, Nov. 5-7.
20 July 2020

Flavorful Florida Keys Lobster Season Begins Aug. 6

Attention, crustacean fans: Thursday, Aug. 6, marks the start of the eagerly anticipated Florida Keys lobster season.
17 June 2020

Key West Marlin Tournament Offers Anglers Big Rewards for ‘Big Game’

Legendary author Ernest Hemingway fished for “big game” in Key West waters during the 1930s, and contemporary anglers can follow his lead Wednesday through Saturday, July 22-25.
03 February 2020

Maryland and Florida Anglers Take Top Honors in Florida Keys’ Cuda Bowl

Travis Katski of Harwood, Maryland, released 172.75 inches of barracuda to win the fly division of the 2020 Cuda Bowl Tournament that ended Feb. 1 in the Lower Florida Keys. Guided by Captain Mike Odell of Marathon, Florida, he earned the title of divisional grand champion.
18 October 2019

Florida Keys Gold Cup Sailfish Championship to Commence with Islamorada Sailfish Tournament

For over 50 years the Islamorada Sailfish Tournament has opened the renowned triple-crown Florida Keys Gold Cup Sailfish Championship series. Anglers can compete in this year’s event Thursday through Sunday, Dec. 5-8.  
17 July 2019

Anglers from Mexico Take Top Spots in Keys’ Del Brown Permit Tournament

Alejandro Vega Cruz of Holbox, Mexico, caught and released seven permit to earn 1,100 points and the title of grand champion angler at the 2019 Del Brown Permit Tournament that ended Tuesday, July 16.