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Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic
Taking place in one of the most productive fisheries in the United States, timed to coincide with the peak of the Gulf Coast’s blue marlin season and located at the South’s number-one ranked resort destination, the Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic at Sandestin® (ECBC) has set the precedent for world-class sportfishing tournaments.
This annual event offers something for everyone. Most importantly, for the angling teams, there are the deep blue waters of the Gulf of Mexico, red-hot billfish action, and cool green cash. While onshore, both tournament participants and their families can enjoy the wide variety of recreational activities offered at the Sandestin® Golf and Beach Resort and The Village of Baytowne Wharf. The spectacular night time weigh-ins, held at the Baytowne Marina at Sandestin®, are free and open to the public.
Named as one of the top ten big-money tournaments in the world by Marlin magazine, the ECBC’s cash awards surpass $2 million – and with over 27 optional entry levels, there are plenty of ways to win a piece of the pie.
Regardless of where you stay in this welcoming, diverse neighborhood you’ll have no shortage of fun activities — from spas and nightlife to exhilarating water activities and championship golf courses. The Village of Baytowne Wharf bustles with dining and entertainment options for the whole family. Or, treat yourself to a gourmet meal at Seagar’s, a AAA Four Diamond-rated restaurant. With Sandestin’s incredible variety, you’ll start planning your next visit while you’re still here.Neighborhood Details
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