37th Annual Go For Fish, Not Drugs Fishing Tournament

Who: Boys and Girls, from ages 2 thru 16
When: June 1st, 2024
Starts at 6:00 AM on June 1st, 2024
Fish will be weighed in on Saturday ONLY from
4:00pm – 5:30pm.
Cost: $5.00 per child
Mail and Make checks payable to Texas Game Warden
Association address listed below.
Where: Fulton Harbor Pavilion
Fishing and weighing will be held only on Saturday immediately followed by awards and prizes.

Fishing GroundsFishing areas are Aransas Bay, Corpus Bay, Nueces Bay, Redfish Bay, Copano Bay, Mesquite Bay, and San Antonio Bay and connecting water systems.  Participants may fish from boats, piers, docks, shoreline, or wading in specified areas.

Liability: The TGWA are not responsible for the conduct, personal injury, damages, accidents, or negligence on the part of any participant. Each fisherman must sign an entry form prior to the start of the tournament to be eligible to enter.

Boating Safety: Any person assisting this tournament is responsible for the safe conduct of the vessel and all equipment and life jackets must meet U.S. Coast Guard regulations.

Special Note *

  • Water will be provided for the weigh in and awards event while supplies last.
  • Limited areas of shade will be available at the weigh in.
  • Social Distancing and face covering are recommended.

Sponsored by: Texas Game Warden Association

(No longer accepting payments in TPWD office)

Eligible Fish: Species and limits are as follows per day: **Redfish over “28” will not be allowed to be entered.**

3 – Redfish** (20-28in) 3 – Speckled Trout (15-20in)
3 – Hardhead Catfish 3 – Black Drum (14-30in)
3 – Perch 3 – Golden Croaker
1 – Ugly Fish

Disqualification: The tournament may disqualify any person(s) for misconduct or violation of the tournament

Awards: Awards will be given for the following:
1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in all six (6) species for the total weight of the species.
1st, 2nd, and 3rd place for Ugliest fish;
Door Prizes: Each registered participant will receive a door prize, T-shirt and top door prizes will be drawn for.


For more Information, Contact:

Texas Parks & Wildlife Department: 361-463-0386

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