2021 Emerald Coast Open

  • 116 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL 32541
  • Dates: May 14, 2021 - May 16, 2021
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: AJ's Seafood & Oyster Bar
Join us for the Largest Lionfish Tournament in history! Do your part to remove invasive lionfish and win cash awards. There are large payouts for most, largest, and smallest lionfish categories. Tens of thousands of dollars of GEAR prizes will also be given out to raffle winners.
The Emerald Coast Open will be held in conjunction with FWC’s Lionfish Removal & Awareness Day Festival. Bring your friends and family for an amazing festival to learn about lionfish, check out lionfish products, and try out lionfish cuisine from local restaurants. Learn why lionfish are such a big problem and what you can do to help!
Tournament entry is $75 per participant through March 31st and $100 after that. Register now at
Pre-tournament: February 1-May 13, 2021
Tournament: May 14-16, 2021, at AJ’s Seafood & Oyster Bar in Destin, FL