2024 Tournament Info

General Information

28th Annual Orange Beach Billfish Classic will be held May 14-19, 2024, at The Wharf in Orange Beach, AL. The OBBC is the first billfish tournament of the Eastern Gulf tournament circuit and the start of the Gulf Coast Triple Crown Series.

Registration and Forms

Make Checks Payable to OBBC, Mail Form and $2,000 Deposit to:
PO Box 1645
Orange Beach, AL 36561

Pay By Credit Card, Call: Kate Ferrara-Dorland 225-892-2146

Modified Schedule of Events- May 13,2024

Saturday, May 18th

  • 4:00 – 10:30 pm: Registration and Optional Cash Awards open under the big tent
  • 6:00 – 10:30 pm: Optional cash Awards Pot Party with cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and dinner (Private)

Monday, May 20th

  • 9:00 am: Mandatory Captain’s Meeting under the big tent
  • 9:30 am: Boats may leave The Wharf through Perdido Bay to Perdido Pass
  • 12:00 noon: Boats may leave Perdido Pass. ALL boats must depart from Perdido
  • 12:01 noon: Fishing Commences

Tuesday, May 21th

  • 7:00 -10:00 pm: Weigh in at The Wharf

Wednesday, May 22nd

  • 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm: Weigh in at The Wharf
  • 6:00pm- All boats must clear the Perdido Pass Bridge
  • After the Close of the Weigh In: Tournament Awards Dinner (PRIVATE)

Tournament Rules