The Big Rock office is buzzing with 2011 calls regarding participation for the upcoming 53rd Annual Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament. “You can tell spring isn’t that far away when the tournament info calls start pouring in”, stated Tournament Director, Crystal Hesmer. “It certainly does help the cold days pass a little quicker”. Tournament plans include a new rock’n band, the Celebrity Allstars featuring Richard Smith, lead guitarist for Earth, Wind, and Fire. Richard has hand-picked national act artists to create the greatest all star cast of musicians ever assembled now available to play for you! The Captain’s kick-off party will be held Saturday, June 11, 2011 at the Crystal Coast Civic Center. The tournament and its exciting week of events will be held this year on June 10-18, 2011. For more information contact: Crystal Hesmer, Tournament Director at 252-247-3575 or firstname.lastname@example.org.