Key West Marlin Tournament

When: July 17 - July 20, 2024

Where: 7005 Shrimp Rd, Key West, FL 33040

The 2024 Key West Marlin Tournament, in its 44th year, promises to be a highlight for fishing enthusiasts. Scheduled for July 17-20, 2024, this world-class event offers $50,000 in cash prizes in the Marlin Division, with additional prizes in the Fun Fish Division. Key aspects of the tournament include:

  • Location and Timing: Coinciding with Key West, Florida's annual Hemingway Days Celebration.
  • Limited Entries: Participation is capped at 75 boats, urging early registration.
  • Entry Fee: $2,550 per boat, covering a captain, a mate, two anglers, and four social privileges.
  • Additional Participants: No limit on the number of anglers per boat, but extra anglers are charged $250 each, including social privileges. Substitutions are allowed with prior notification.
  • Fun Fish Division: An extra $450 entry fee allows competing in the Fun Fish Division for $10,000 in prizes for dolphin, wahoo, and tuna catches.
  • Nightly Events: The tournament is not just about fishing; it features nightly festivities, including the famous Captains dinner and an awards banquet.

For more details and registration information, interested parties can visit the official tournament website at Key West Marlin Tournament Schedule Of Events and Tournament Registration.