Charity First! Big Rock Donates Funds for Boy Scout Camp

On Tuesday, June 24 at 6:30 p.m. the Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament Pirate Ship at BSA Camp Sam Hatcher near Newport, NC was dedicated. The ship was built through funding from the Big Rock Blue Marlin Fishing Tournament. Read more »

Inspiration wins 56th Big Rock

Inspiration won the 56th annual Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament without perspiration Saturday as Captain Casey Wagner, Morehead City, and angler Bruce Brown, Nags Head, stayed ashore and counted down the hours until their victory was in hand. Read more »

Friday the 13th unlucky ... except for Big Rock leaders

Friday the 13th proved unlucky at the 56th annual Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament as the billfish bite became a ghost of itself after four great days of fishing.

Only three blue marlin and two white marlin releases were recorded by the 50 boats that fished the penultimate day of competition. Just 55-of-120 boats in the field are eligible to fish Saturday as the 56th Big Rock draws to a close. Read more »

Schedule of Events

Lady Angler Event Friday, June 5, 2015 - 6:00pm
Sponsors Reception Saturday, June 6, 2015 - 5:30pm
Captain's Party Saturday, June 6, 2015 - 7:00pm
Captains Meeting Saturday, June 6, 2015 - 7:30pm
Sunday Pig Pickin' Sunday, June 7, 2015 - 6:00pm
Wednesday Dinner Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 7:00pm
Bailey's Luncheon Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 11:00am
Awards Banquet Saturday, June 13, 2015 - 7:00pm