The 19th Annual King of the Beach, King Mackerel Fishing Tournament is the largest of it’s kind on the West Coast of Florida. Over 300+ boats and anglers of all skill levels will converge on the city of Madeira Beach to fish for over $70,000 in cash prizes and to see who will be crowned the next “king”. This unique, no checkout event, with boundaries from Cedar Key to the North and Boca Grande to the South; Beaches to the Bay and surrounding gulf coast open waters up to 30 miles west. Truly an event for everyone and the one not to miss!
Will you be crowned the next “king”?
Captain’s Party & Meeting
Thursday, April 26th, 2012 – 6 to 10pm
Largest Captain’s Party on the West Coast of Florida.
Over 50 food and marine related vendors onsite.
• Go over rules & regulations • Registration and pick up captain’s buckets
HUGE Raffle • $3 Drafts • Free Parking
Old Salt Members – Pre Register by April 22: $175; At Event: $185
Non-Members – Pre Register by April 22: $195; At Event: $205
LATE REGISTRATION (April 28) $225
TWT (optional entry) – $110
Spanish Mackerel Divison:
$55 if entered in the King of the Beach; $110 if fishing only Spanish Mackerel
Overall Division – this is where you compete to be “KING”
Single Engine Division
Youth Division - must be under 15 to qualify for this division
Spanish Mackerel Division
1st place overall division – $10,000 cash guaranteed
25th place (or last place) – $1,000 cash
1st place Single Engine division – $5,000
*All prizes are based on boat entries. There is one place paid for every 10 boats up to 25 places.
Weigh-in and Awards
Saturday, April 28th, 2012
Saturday fishing starts at 6am
Weigh in starts at 4pm and you must be checked in by 6pm.
Awards to follow weigh in (usually around 8pm)
Live Music • Raffle • $3 drafts • Food from over 12 local restaurants
Kids Zone • FREE Parking