2017
Schedule of Events
Public

The Greatest Show
in Sportfishing!

Are you a tournament participant or sponsor? If so, your schedule is HERE.

The Greatest Show in Sportfishing

Tournament Schedule of Events - Public

All activities are free and open to the public (ticket needed for FL GA Line Concert) - Free Parking
"Billfish Week" July 12th - 15th, 2017 ~ The Wharf, Orange Beach, Alabama
(Updated 6/29/17)

Wednesday July 12th:
  • 7 pm: Sponsor Village Opens and the Billfish Boat Show on Main Street
  • 7 pm: Wharf Street Party with live entertainment by the Sam Glass Band
  • 9 pm: The One and Only - Miss Billfish Contest on Tournament stage

Thursday July 13th:
  • 9 am - 11 am: World Famous Dock Walk at The Wharf Marina
  • 11:01 am: Boat Fleet departure from The Wharf Marina
  • Orange Beach / Gulf Shores Billfish Boat Parade - Canal Road
  • 5 pm: Sponsor Village Opens and the Billfish Boat Show on Main Street
  • 8:45 pm: Sparks After Dark - Fireworks Show

Friday July 14th:
  • 4 pm: Sponsor Village Opens along with the Billfish Boat Show
  • 5 pm: Weigh-In Spectacular - National Anthem; Opening Intro Video Presentation
  • 5 pm - 8 pm: Tournament Weigh-In presented by Saunders Yachtworks and hosted by Jim Cox
  • 5:15 pm - 8 pm: World Food Championship presents the Blue Marlin Master Chef Showdown
  • 8 pm - 11 pm: Florida Georgia Line in concert over in the Wharf Amphitheater! (ticket required)

Saturday July 15th:
  • 4 pm: Sponsor Village Opens in Marlin Circle along with the Billfish Boat Show
  • 5 pm: Weigh-In Spectacular - Presentation of Colors; National Anthem; Opening Intro Video Presentation
  • 5 pm - 10 pm: Tournament Weigh-In..."The Greatest Show in Sportfishing!" - hosted by Jim Cox
  • 7 pm - 10 pm: LIVE Television Coverage on NBC 15 WPMI
  • 8 pm - 11 pm: Florida Georgia Line in concert over in the Wharf Amphitheater! (ticket required)
  • 10 pm: Announcement of the Tournament Champions