Yellowfin Elite Redfish Tournament

Yellowfin Elite Redfish Tournament

Yellowfin Elite Redfish Tournament Series Tournament invites the public to attend the weigh-in on Saturday, April 30. From noon to 5 p.m., the public can watch the Super 7 finalists weigh their fish on Pleasure Island. And then there’s the Sea Rim State Park-sponsored youth fishing rodeo, music, activities and food vendors. Gator Country will bring gators and other critters. You just bring your lawn chair.

Music will be provided by local band J.A.G., and Nashville recording artist and television host of “The Right Place with Kevin Sport” will perform.

Food vendors include Taqueria Gonzales, Tee Nah’s Cajun Cooking with crawfish and Simply Delicious Creole Cooking. Tour sponsor Conecuh Sausage Company will be on site, firing up their grill and offering free samples of goods all the way from Evergreen, Alabama.

Among the exhibitors will be Cops N Kids, Academy, American Red Cross, Golden Triangle Emergency Center, Nash-Rankin Allstate Insurance Agency and The Saltwater Boys.

Registration for the Youth Fishing Rodeo will begin at noon at the Pleasure Island Marina Boardwalk, 600 Pleasure Pier Blvd. The event, for ages 3 through 16, will be from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m., with awards to follow. There is no fee to participate. Youth must be accompanied by an adult. Loaner tackle will be provided for the first 30 participants, and bait will be provided to all.