Pristine coastline and blue waters teeming with marine life make South Padre Island an idyllic destination for those who love to fish. Anglers of all ages and abilities are invited to make their way towards this southern Texas getaway spot May 17th and 18th of 2019 in the name of amazing angling opportunities. Join up with other like-minded outdoor enthusiasts when you sign up for a spot on the Shallow Sport Tournament. This two-day event is a crowd pleaser and participants are encouraged to reserve their spot sooner rather than later.
The Next Big Catch
The Shallow Sport Tournament on South Padre Island is the unofficial kick off to summer and brings in participants in droves. Whether you come to be an active part of the tournament or are just hoping to get in on all of the additional fun, there’s room for everyone at this well-loved event. The daytime hours of Friday and Saturday are dedicated to the fishing tournament itself, but Friday evening is set aside for a wonderful social that lets participants and guests mix and mingle in style. The Friday night social is followed up with a delicious meal making the first day of the tournament savory and unforgettable. Once you’ve cast your competitive lines on Saturday, guests will enjoy an awards banquet and meal once more. At all events, guests can count on entering their names in raffles for a chance to win a variety of door prizes that are sure to please!
Registration for the South Padre Island Fishing
Beginning March 1, 2019 participants can sign up online for their chance to participate in the Shallow Sport Tournament. The tournament fee includes the cost for the banquet, awards ceremony as well as both meals and the social gathering. Adult registration for the South Padre Island fishing is $100.00 per angler prior to April 1st and children who are looking to participate can register for $45.00 before April 1st. Late registration for both age groups will be held at Louie’s Backyard May 17th with spots available at an increased cost. It is possible to register exclusively for social events when you’re ready to mix and mingle without casting a line. The cost for this is $45.00 per attendee when you register before April.
Swag and More
Whether you fish or come for the social fun, be sure to pick up your tournament merchandise so you’re dressed for the occasion. The Shallow Sport Tournament can be commemorated with customized shirts, drink holders and cooler bags, all of which make great accessories for the big event!
Fish and Stay on South Padre Island
The team at Franke Rentals is standing by to help take care of your vacation rental details when you’re in town for the tournament. Keep your eyes on the prize and we’ll make sure you’re set up in comfortable, luxurious and convenient accommodations. Contact us today to start planning your trip!