Making plans for summer 2017? If you’re into fishing, movie worthy beaches and fine dining, you need to look no further than Los Cabos, Baja California Sur, for an ideal destination.
Three main fishing events in the Cabo area are taking place this summer. Whether you’re a regular fisherman or just passionate about fishing, if you just love boats, good food and great parties or if you want to experience a thrilling competition, you should definitely check out these tournaments -they will make for a perfect summer plan!
Stars and Stripes
This event has become a classic of the Los Cabos area and it is well known for its sweet combination of a top notch fishing experience and the opportunity to play the best golf courses in the world. On top of that, all earnings are donated to youth oriented charities -since its inception, more than 20 years ago, Stars and Stripes has raised over 23 million dollars.
When: June 22 to 25
East Cape Dorado Shootout
Considered nowadays the largest fishing tournament in the South Baja area, with an average turnout of 125 teams each year. Los Barriles is the scenario for this massive competition that has one simple rule: catch the heaviest dorado and win a 4x4 truck plus optional jackpots of up to $80,000 in cash.
When: July 15th
Bisbee’s East Cape Tournament
With categories for black and blue marlin, dorado, and tuna, everyone has a shot at winning one of the many cash prizes awarded to the top teams in this mid-summer tournament. Watch out for the jackpots in this one, which have exceeded the 2 million dollar mark in the past!
When: August 1st to 5th
Enjoy a happy fishing tournament season this summer in Los Cabos and, with a little luck, even walk away with some extra cash! I you’re taking your whole family with you, we suggest City Express Suites Cabo San Lucas for accommodation, it has a near perfect location.