Ocean City, Maryland 21842

White Marlin Open

August 3-7, 2020

Join us for the 47th Annual White Marlin Open from Monday, August 3 through Friday, August 7, 2020. It's the World's Largest Billfish Tournament – held in the White Marlin Capital of the World, and the stakes are high.

In 2019, the 46th White Marlin Open can be considered the most successful tournament yet for a number of reasons: 404 boats fishing for a World Record $6,186,870 in prize money is a good start. The red hot billfishing set a tournament record for the number of billfish caught and released. The prize money paid included two anglers that each won over $1,500,000, a blue marlin won $962,165, a tuna that took $935,915, a dolphin that won $74,900, and a shark that won $231,300.

See if you have what it takes to catch the winning white marlin. Register today!

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Spectators are welcome, as 300+ boats from Florida to New England take more than 1,500 of the world's best anglers out to pursue some of America's largest fish.

And be sure to check out the spectacular weigh-ins every day from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., at Harbour Island Marina, 14th Street and the bay.

NOTE: Parking is not available at Harbour Island. The Presbyterian Church on 14th Street, just a block away, offers parking for a small donation. You can also park free at the Ocean City Convention Center, then catch a shuttle to the weigh-ins.