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68th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo

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DSC00909It’s October and you know what that means – it’s time for the Destin Fishing Rodeo! Anglers from all over the world come to the Gulf Coast to compete for cash, prizes, and bragging rights. If you are going to be in the area for the rodeo, set aside some time to look at real estate in Destin. It’s a great time to buy!

The Destin Fishing Rodeo will have weigh-ins every day from 11am until 7pm during the month of October behind AJ’s Seafood and Oyster Bar on the Destin Harbor Boardwalk. You can walk the boardwalk and watch the weigh-ins for free. Winners will be announced at an awards ceremony on November 4th, 2016.

The Destin Fishing Rodeo has been a local tradition for 68 years! Beginning in 1948, the Rodeo has helped the area become know as the “Worlds Luckiest Fishing Village” and brings in visitors from all over to fish the Gulf of Mexico. You can participate in the Destin Fishing Rodeo from the shore, a kayak, paddleboard, a private boat, or a charter boat! However you want to reel in that big catch is up to you, just be sure to register 24 hours before the weight in.

If you are in the area for the Destin Fishing Rodeo and fall in love with the Gulf Coast (we did!) take some time to see some of the wonderful real estate in Destin we have available right now.

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