Annual Mississippi Gulf Coast Billfish Classic
June 3, 2019 - June 9, 2019
Location: Point Cadet Marina
Phone: (228) 239-2575
Time: See website for complete details
Hundreds of anglers converge on the Mississippi Gulf Coast for the 22nd Annual Mississippi Gulf Coast Billfish Classic. Vessels ply the billfish-rich waters off the coast to compete for over $2,000,000 in cash & prizes. The weeklong event features nightly dock parties, captains banquet, golf outing and live entertainment for the spectators at the weigh scales Friday and Saturday evenings.
Monday, June 3
Teams begin arriving
Tuesday, June 4
Fresh seafood, jambalaya, crawfish, free beer and live music!
Sponsored by Miller Lite, Louisiana Fish Fry Products and Gorenflo’s
Wednesday, June 5
Tournament Registration Begins 1pm – 9pm
Register early and receive your MGCBC team gear!
Mandatory Captain’s Meeting
6pm – 6:30pm
Sign-in is Required
Captains & Anglers Party
Presented by Budweiser, Maverick Yachts & Yamaha
6:30pm – 8:30pm
Live music by the H2O Pool
The Molly Ringwalds presented by
Corona, Hornitos & Red Bull @ 8:30pm
Thursday, June 6
Presented by Magnolia Vodka, Pier Punks and Gulf Coast Yacht Group
Boat Parade 11:00 a.m. from Point Cadet Marina, Checkout Required.
BOATS MUST DEPART in the water from Point Cadet Marina.
Fishing begins 11:01 a.m. following boat parade.
Sponsor Appreciation Block Party in downtown Ocean Springs, MS. beginning at Off the Hook Fish House.
6:00 p.m. – 'til
Friday, June 7
Tournament Fishing Continues
Scales Open 3pm – 8pm
Saturday, June 8
Scales Open 3pm – 6pm
6pm SCALES CLOSE – Fish will be weighed for boats within the designated markers
Sunday, June 9
Awards Ceremony 10:30am at the Golden Nugget Grand Ballroom
Presented by Middleton Marine, A&M Yachts and Dog River Marina