Fishing School

Surf Fishing Workshop Atlantic Beach Fishing
NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
1 Roosevelt Blvd
Pine Knoll Shores, NC 28512
(252) 247-4003

October 27, 2018, Experienced anglers share their techniques in the NC Aquarium's annual Surf Fishing Workshop every October. Topics and instruction include information on rods, reels, weights, line, tackle, bait, fish identification, catch and release, cast netting, reading the surf, locating fish from the beach and caring for the catch. The course...more about Surf Fishing Workshop

Saltwater Fishing Tournaments

Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament Atlantic Beach Fishing
Various locations
Morehead City, NC
(252) 247-3575

June 2019 TBA Big Rock — one hardly needs to say more. The Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament celebrates its 59th anniversary in 2016 and is one of the oldest and largest sport-fishing tournaments of its kind in the country. The nine-day event includes a one-day lady angler tournament boasting 60-plus boats...more about Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament

Spanish Mackerel and Dolphin Fishing Tournament Atlantic Beach Fishing
Front Street
Beaufort, NC 28516
(252) 222-6222

August 2019 TBA Carteret Community College Foundation invites all those who love to fish to the 12th Annual Spanish Mackerel & Dolphin Fishing Tournament – North Carolina’s Premier Family Fishing Tournament.  Held at The Boathouse at Front Street Village, in Beaufort, NC, this two-day event will be filled with a Captains’ Social,...more about Spanish Mackerel and Dolphin Fishing Tournament

Swansboro Rotary Bluewater Tournament Atlantic Beach Fishing
Various locations
Swansboro, NC 28584
(252) 241-0669

May 2019 TBA Swansboro Rotary Club's Bluewater Tournament is held on Memorial Day weekend. Formerly combined with the King Mackerel tournament, the tournaments were split into two separate weekends. The new name for the tournament series is The Swansboro Rotary Fishing Tournament Series. The King Mackerel and Inshore Trout and LizardFish tournaments take place in October. 

The May Swansboro...more about Swansboro Rotary Bluewater Tournament

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