It’s time for big fish, big prizes and family fun on the Emerald Coast of Florida! Recognized as one of the elite big-game fishing tournaments in the world, the 2015 Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic is set to get underway June 17-21, 2015, at the beautiful Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort in the Florida Panhandle. The fishermen aboard a fleet of more than 80 gleaming sport-fishing yachts will be trolling for giant blue marlin, tuna, dolphin and wahoo while vying for a total purse worth an expected $2 million in prize money. The tournament host Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort is a great venue for this world-class event. On Friday and Saturday nights the Baytowne Marina will be filled with spectators as the prize-winning fish are weighed in. The nightly weigh-ins are open to the public. SCHEDULE: Wednesday, June 17 4-7pm Dock Walk at Baytowne Marina Thursday, June 18 11-3pm Dock Walk at Baytowne Marina 3pm Official Start of Tournament Fishing 8pm Movie Night in The Village of Baytowne Wharf Friday, June 19 3pm Sponsors Film On Jumbotron 4-9pm Weigh-in at Baytowne Marina 9pm Fireworks at Baytowne Marina Saturday, June 20 4-10pm Weigh-In at Baytowne Marina 8pm Boats wishing to weigh fish or turn in release vidoes must be under the Mid-Bay Bridge REGISTERED ENTRANTS: For the full schedule of events, visit http://www.fishecbc.com/schedule-of-events Read more at SoWal.com home page featured story.