Planning a getaway to the Gulf Coast for a stay in a Pensacola Beach vacation rental this July? Then don’t miss one of the area’s premier fishing tournaments!
It’s once again time for the annual Pensacola International Billfish Tournament! This event is a qualified for the World Tournaments and has been a Pensacola tradition since 1970. The event takes place each year on the weekend of the Fourth of July, happening July 6, 2012 this year, and is an experience all serious anglers will enjoy. Boats will enjoy weigh-in at the Palafox Pier Marina but may set out from any location this year. An awards banquet and celebration will take place at New World Landing in nearby downtown Pensacola. Here up to $565,000 in cash and prizes will be presented with $10,000 going to the top Blue Marlin! Pack your rod and reel and get ready for a winning vacation on the Gulf Coast!