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(Port Aransas, TX) Weekend fishing tournaments are in full swing this summer in Port Aransas! It doesn’t matter if you are weighing in or just watching, there is fun for everyone. After hosting several tournaments, we have one this weekend and many more on the horizon!
This weekend welcomes the 41st annual Outboard Fishing Tournament that is scheduled for July 17th,18th &19th. It is open to all anglers whose boats are powered by outboard motors. Benefitting the Port Aransas Volunteer Firefighters, the weigh-in for this tournament is Saturday and Sunday at 5:00 p.m.
The Hope Devlin Kids’ Tournament brings to town a fun and purposeful fishing event. Activities will begin on the 24th of July and anglers ages 16 and younger are invited to participate with all proceeds benefitting the Port Aransas Kiwanis Club’s Scholarship Program.
Rounding out the summertime tournaments in August are:
Texas Legends Tournament August 5th through 9th
Majek Owners Tournament August 7th and 8th
IFA Redfish Tournament August 14th through 16th.
Texas Women Anglers Tournaments August 21st through 23rd
Last but not least, the HT-3 Tournament rolls back into Port Aransas for their competition on September 17th through 19th. This tournament weigh-in is always popular for viewing as it sports a live weigh-in temporarily housing the redfish in large tanks. The weigh-in is at 3:00 p.m. both days at the Dennis Dreyer Municipal Harbor.
More details on our fishing tournaments are online at http://www.portaransas.org/port-aransas-calendar-of-events/89-fishing-boating. For more information on accommodations, shopping, dining, fishing & birding in ‘Port A’, visit www.portaransas.org or call 1-800-45-COAST.