It’s that time of year again, for the biggest event in South Mobile County, the 85th Alabama Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo! Over 3000 anglers and 75,000 spectators will descend on Dauphin Island in July ! Come out to witness the over 30 varieties of fish brought in over three days!
The 85th Alabama Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo will be held July 20-22, 2018. The ADSFR is a 3-day Captain’s Choice tournament and a Southern Kingfish Association (SKA) sanctioned event. The total awards package is valued up to one million dollars in cash and prizes and anchored by a boat, motor, and trailer packages.
The 3-day event features 30 categories with prizes awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in all categories. One Master Angler is also awarded along with cash prizes for King Mackerel, Speckled Trout and Big Game Jackpots.
The fun begins the weekend before with the Young Anglers Tournament. The Roy Martin Young Anglers Tournament is designed to bring families together and encourage sportsmanship. The tournament takes place on the Saturday before the Alabama Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo. RMYAT is for children 15 years and younger and it typically attracts more than 1500 young anglers.
Also, don’t miss the music! The Rodeo Weekend Music & Arts Festival will include a full full schedule of music at the Rodeo site. Plus, you can find live music at venues all over our Island.
Don’t miss all the action and adventure, Rodeo weekend on Dauphin Island!