Fishing rodeo calendar

Dalton Guidry caught a bunch of bull reds in Leeville and Fourchon during fishing rodeos last year. The largest of the bulls weighed 29.14 pounds.
Dalton Guidry caught a bunch of bull reds in Leeville and Fourchon during fishing rodeos last year. The largest of the bulls weighed 29.14 pounds.

Summer is right around the corner and the saltwater tournament action will be heating up. Here is a calendar of saltwater fishing tournaments in the state this summer and fall. If your tournament isn’t listed, please send info to tournaments@louisianasportsman.com and we’ll add it online.

July - Fishing Rodeos

DateRodeoMarineLocation
July 4-July 6Golden Meadow/Fourchon Tarpon RodeoMoran's Marina Fourchon, LA
July 4-July 6Iberia Rod & Gun Club Fishing RodeoQuintana Boat Landing Cypremont Point, LA
July 11-July 13Fourchon Oilman’s Association Fishing RodeoMoran’s Marina Fourchon, LA
July 12-July 13Blue Boot RodeoSand Dollar Marina Grand Isle, LA
July 18-July 20Louisiana Dental RodeoSand Dollar Marina Grand Isle, LA
July 18-July 20 Louisiana State Freedive ChampionshipTBD Fourchon, LA
July 19-20Inaugural Sky High fishing rodeoBridge Side Marina Grand Isle, LA
July 20Hooks and Leaders Fishing RodeoBridge Side Marina Grand Isle, LA
July 25 -27International Grand Isle Tarpon RodeoSand Dollar Marina Grand Isle, LA
July 26-27Femme Fatales Spearfishing RodeoDelta Marina Empire, LA
Rachel Fersch of Mandeville caught this 6-pound trout off a shell reef near Four Bayou Pass in Barataria Bay.
Rachel Fersch of Mandeville caught this 6-pound trout off a shell reef near Four Bayou Pass in Barataria Bay.

August - Fishing Rodeos

DateRodeoMarineLocation
August 1-3Terrebonne Sportsman’s League Fishing RodeoHouma Civic Center Houma, LA
August 2-3Salty Kids Fish FestSand Dollar Marina Grand Isle, LA
August 2-4Madisonville Gar RodeoT Rivers Bar and GrillMadisonville
Aug 3Mike Bourgeois (Big Daddy) Fish On RodeoBridge Side Marina Grand Isle, LA
Aug 104th Annual Bow Fishing RodeoBridge Side Marina Grand Isle, LA
August 16-17Sea Tigers Spearfishing RodeoTBD Venice, LA
Aug 17Patrick F. Taylor 1st Annual Fishing RodeoNick's Marina Lafitte, LA
Aug 17Dufrene Building RodeoBridge Side Marina Grand Isle, LA
Aug 24Ride the Bull Kayak Fishing RodeoBridge Side Marina Grand Isle, LA
Aug. 29-Sept. 1Bloody Decks RodeoWake Side Marina Grand Isle, LA
Aug. 30-Sept. 159th Original Grand Isle Original Redfish RodeoBridge Side Marina Grand Isle, LA
The 4th annual Bloody Decks Fishing Rodeo will take place over Labor Day Weekend, Aug. 29-Sept. 1, at Wake Side Marina in Grand Isle.
The 4th annual Bloody Decks Fishing Rodeo will take place over Labor Day Weekend, Aug. 29-Sept. 1, at Wake Side Marina in Grand Isle.

September - Fishing Rodeos

DateRodeoMarineLocation
Sept. 6-8LA National Guard Enlisted Association ‘On a Mission’ Fishing Tournament Don’s Boat LandingErath, LA
Sept. 12-14IFA Champion KayakBridge Side Marina Grand Isle, LA
Sept. 26-29Bass Pro Shops/Cabelas Boating Center Redfish World Series St. Bernard Parish, LA
Sept. 27-29Caminada Redfish RodeoBridge Side Marina Grand Isle, LA

October - Fishing Rodeos

DateRodeoMarineLocation
Oct. 11-12Ladies Fishing RodeoBridge Side Marina Grand Isle, LA
Oct. 18-19IFA Redfish Tour 2019 ChampionshipVenice Marina Venice, LA