Fishing Tournaments

Ducks Unlimited Band the Billfish Tournament

Since its inaugural year in 1989, the NCDU Billfish Tournament has produced some memorable and enviable results within the communities of both N.C. Ducks Unlimited and the avid tournament sportfisherman in the state: Created an awareness of the scientific value […]

Swansboro Memorial Day Bluewater Tournament

The Swansboro Memorial Day Bluewater Tournament is hosted every year at Big Rock Landing on the Morehead City Waterfront.  The tournament is put on by the Swansboro Rotary Club.  This club is one of the most active Rotary Clubs in […]

Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament

One of the largest and oldest blue marlin tournaments in the world is held in Morehead City, NC during the second week of June each years.  Boats and anglers come from all over the east coast to fish this prestigious […]

North Carolina Governors Cup Tournament

The North Carolina Governor’s Cup Billfishing Conservation Series is an annual sportfishing series operating cooperatively with eight major billfish tournaments held along the Tar Heel coast. The Series, managed by the Division of Marine Fisheries promotes conservation, protection, and preservation […]