Red Drum Fishing Tournament

Nov 27th to Nov 30th

Red Drum Fishing Tournament

The annual Red Drum Tournament is back at Seawolf Park from October 15th at 12:01 a.m. to November 30th at 12:00 p.m. During this 46-day competition, we are searching for the HEAVIEST LEGAL RED DRUM in the Gulf!

1st PLACE: $400 GRAND PRIZE + One Year Fishing Pass - Parking Included
2nd PLACE: $200 + One Year Fishing Pass - *Parking Not Included
3rd PLACE: $100.00 + 6-Month Fishing Pass - *Parking Not Included
4th PLACE: 6-Month Parking Pass - *Fishing Not Included
Entry Fee - $25

1. You MUST have paid entry before fishing RED DRUM Tournament
2. All Drums entered in the tournament must be caught during Seawolf Park open hours.
3. All Drums entered must be fresh and edible at the time of measurement.
4. Only persons wearing a current, daily Seawolf Park fishing wristband, indicating they have paid the daily fee, are eligible to enter fish on that day.
5. All fish entered must be caught by rod and reel at Seawolf Park.
6. Deadline for the winning entry to be weighed is 12:00 PM, Nov. 30, 2022.
7. Employees of the Galveston Park Board are not eligible to enter the tournament.
8. Winners are eligible to win one prize only.
9. Decisions by the judges are final.
10. The “two-pole limit” will be enforced, utilizing bands attached by staff.
11. In case of a tie, the earliest fish weighed wins.
12. Only participants who officially entered the tournament are allowed to reel in fish – no helpers.
13. All fish entered into the contest must be photographed by park staff.
14. Fish in excess of 20–28” (slot size) must have a tag or be properly respirated prior to release.

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100 Seawolf Park Blvd
Galveston, Texas 77550