This family oriented deep sea and bottom fishing tournament has been around for the past thirty plus years. This event attracts fishing enthusiasts to Abaco to participate, along with the local fishing devotees. The tournament is for all levels of fishing capabilities: all age groups are welcome to participate.
Abaco Angler's Fishing Tournament
Organization / Contact:
Elbow Cay Abaco
The Bahamas' most elite fishing tournament offers $100,000 in cash prizes (based on 40 boats). An average of about 40-50 invitations are sent out, placing anglers in the center of one of the top Marlin fishing spots in the world.
The goal of this annual initiative is to protect our waters by controlling the numbers of invasive lionfish in a fun and educational competition. Up for grabs will be cash and prizes, along with the opportunity to enjoy a taste of the lionfish cooked on the spot.
10 - 14 Jul
This event is an annual tradition of hauling jacks by net in small boats as a team iniatiative. The onshore activities include live band performances, Bahamian food, drinks and cultural show.
19 - 20 Jul
This annual event is designed to spotlight Spanish Well's fishing industry and enhance the visitor experience. It features fishing tournaments, cycling race, live entertainment, games, delicious seafood dishes and drinks. Vendours will be selling locally made shell jewelry.