2020
Schedule of Events
for Participants

The Greatest Show
in Sportfishing!

The Greatest Show in Sportfishing

Tournament Schedule of Events - Participants and Sponsors

"Billfish Week" July 15-19, 2020 ~ The Wharf, Orange Beach, Alabama

Wednesday July 15th:
  • 10 am - 5 pm: Team Check-in and Optional Entry Registration at Tournament Headquarters (Marina Office)
  • 4 pm - 6 pm: VIP Open House Hosted by Galati Yacht Sales & Viking and Gulf Coast Yacht Group & Hatteras (behind the Marina Office between I and J Dock).
  • 6:15 pm - 7 pm: Tournament Rules Meeting at Orange Beach Event Center (Private)
  • 7 pm - 9:00 pm: The Kick-off Party Presented by Hancock Whitney Bank - O. B. Event Center (Private)
  • 7 pm: Live music on the Marlin Circle Stage, Wharf Street Party and Billfish Boat Show on Main Street
  • 9 pm - 11 pm: Kick Off After-Party at the Boat Bar Presented by Tito's Vodka featuring the Triple Crown Challenge Fighting Chair Contest presented by Pompanette.

Thursday July 16th:
  • 8 am - 10 am: "Get Your Game On" Team Breakfast Presented by Galati Yacht Sales - next to Boat Bar at YoHo
  • 8 am - 11 am: Final Optional Entry open at Tournament Headquarters (Marina Office)
  • 8 am - 10 am: "Hangover Clinic" sponsored by Gulf Coast Yacht Group and Hatteras Yachts behind the Marina Office
  • 11:01 am: Boat departure from the Wharf Marina
  • Orange Beach / Gulf Shores Billfish Boat Parade - Canal Road and at Perdido Pass
  • 5 pm: Sponsor Village Opens in Marlin Circle along with the Billfish Boat Show on Main Street

Friday July 17th:
  • 5 pm: Sponsor Village Opens in Marlin Circle along with the Billfish Boat Show
  • 6 pm: Weigh-In Spectacular - National Anthem; Opening Intro Video Presentation
  • 6 pm - 8 pm: Tournament Weigh-In hosted by Jim Cox and Kelly Jones Finley. Streaming online.

Saturday July 18th:
  • 4 pm: Sponsor Village Opens in Marlin Circle along with the Billfish Boat Show
  • 5 pm: Weigh-In Spectacular - Presentation of Colors; National Anthem; Opening Intro Video Presentation
  • 5 pm - 9 pm: Tournament Weigh-In..."The Greatest Show in Sportfishing!" - hosted by Jim Cox and Kelly Jones Finley
  • 10 pm: Announcement of the Tournament Champions

Sunday July 19th:
  • 9 am: Tournament Awards Ceremony Breakfast Presented by Saunders Yachtworks and the announcement Gulf Coast Triple Crown Championship Winners at The Port on Main Street across from the Ferris Wheel (private)