Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic

  • pin Baytowne Marina, Sandestin, Florida
  • 84° / 69° 84° / 69°


2023 marks the 21st anniversary for the ECBC, which will have something for every fishing fan and millions in prize money for those captains and anglers up to the challenge. 

Schedule Of Events:

Wednesday, June 21

All Day Dock Walk at Baytowne Marina

9:00 AM Tee Time for ECBC Golf Scramble

4:00 PM – 8:00 PM Registration at Hotel Effie, Juniper Ballroom, 1st Floor

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Captain’s Meeting at Hotel Effie, Juniper Ballroom

7:00 PM – 10:00 PM Kick-Off Party at Hotel Effie, Juniper Ballroom

Thursday, June 22

All Day Dock Walk at Baytowne Marina

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Jackpot Entry at Baytowne Marina

11:00 AM Boats Depart Baytowne Marina

12:00 PM Start of Tournament Fishing, Watch from the Destin Pass Bridge

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Sponsor Appreciation Party at Slick Lips Seafood & Oyster House

Friday, June 23

4:00 PM – 8:00 PM Weigh-In at Baytowne Marina

6:00 PM Live Music at the Baytowne Marina Bar & Grill

9:00 PM Fireworks at Baytowne Marina sponsored by The Village of Baytowne Wharf and the Baytowne Marina Bar & Grill

Saturday, June 24

4:00 PM – 8:30 PM Weigh-In at Baytowne Marina

6:00 PM Teams wishing to weigh fish or turn in scorecards must be under the Destin Pass Bridge

Sunday, June 25

10:00 AM – 1:00 PM Awards Brunch at Hotel Effie, Juniper Ballroom, 1st Floor. Sponsored by Wind Creek Casino & Hotel-Atmore

11:00 AM Awards Presentation at the Baytowne Conference Center

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