Safety Protocols for Weigh-In Viewing

New safety protocols will be implemented for the upcoming 47th annual tournament to be held August 3 through August 7.  A new family-friendly viewing experience will be located at the 3rd Street Bayside Ballpark.  The general public will not be permitted at Harbour Island for the weigh-ins.  

A new family-friendly outdoor viewing experience

A brand new event will be hosted at the ballfield located between 3rd and 4th Street Bayside in Ocean City. Beginning at 4 pm each day, families are invited to bring lawn chairs and blankets to spread out and enjoy views of the boats headed to the weigh-ins at nearby Harbour Island. Large LED screens will live stream the weigh-ins, allowing attendees to experience the excitement in real-time. Vendors will be onsite selling a variety of items including official White Marlin Open gear. Cold water, sodas and snacks...

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***Urgent Update - Fishing Has Been Extended THROUGH SUNDAY AUGUST 9***

We are not going to let the insanity that is 2020 stop us from putting on the WORLD'S LARGEST BILLFISH TOURNAMENT! Due to a less than stellar offshore forecast for the biginning of next week, the White Marlin Open is going to be EXTENDED THROUGH SUNDAY AUGUST 9th.  Boats will be allowed to fish 3 out of 7 days. 

Come on everyone! Let's tell 2020 to stick it and make this the BEST WHITE MARLIN OPEN yet! 

An announcement regarding polygraph testing and the trophy presentation will be forthcoming. 

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