17th Annual Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic Wednesday, June 19 – Sunday, June 23, 2019 The 17th annual Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic takes place June 19-23, 2019. Timed to coincide with the peak of the Gulf Coast’s blue marlin season, and located at the South’s number-one ranked resort destination, the Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic at Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort sets the new precedent for world-class sportfishing tournaments. Richest Fishing Tournament Gulf Coast | ECBC Baytowne Marina is host to ECBMC weigh-in events and celebrations. Update Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic tournament start date has been changed to Friday. More than 90 boats registered! Come out for Weigh-In nights at Baytowne Marina #SandestinFL Updated Schedule Registration: Wednesday 4-8pm Captains Meeting: Wednesday 6-7pm Jackpots and Late Entry: Thursday 9am-2pm Start of Fishing: Friday 7am Saturday Weigh-In: 4-9pm Sunday Weigh-In: 2pm to finish Awards: Sunday After Weigh-In Enjoy dinner, shops, music and special events at The Village of Baytowne Wharf throughout the weekend.