Welcome anglers to the 15th Annual Mystic Stripers open fishing rodeo. This year's
tournament is scheduled for Saturday, June 17th, 2017 at Dauphin Island Marina from
6am to 5pm.
We would like to welcome you and thank you for being a part of the largest one day
saltwater fishing tournament on the Gulf Coast for both onshore and offshore fishing.
Our rodeo committee is extremely excited and looking forward to our 78th anniversary
being bigger and better. Our fishing rodeo site is at the Dauphin Island Marina
and always the Saturday before Father’s Day.
The Mystic Stripers is one of the largest men’s parading organizations in Mobile
with over 600+ members strong. Our organization is 78 years old and we pride ourselves
on family values and fun. Bloodlines run deep as we have many examples of sons,
fathers and grandfathers in our organization’s membership. Don’t miss out on all
the fun at this years fishing rodeo.
Rodeo categories include Tripletail (Blackfish), Flounder, Ling (Cobia),
Sheepshead, Bonita, Spanish Mackerel,
Bluefish, Jack Crevalle, Speckled Trout, Black Drum, Croaker, King Mackerel,
Slotted Redfish, White Trout and Red Snapper - a total of 15 fish categories.
If you have a business or organization that has a message to bring to the public,
then we would like an opportunity to assist you. Advertising rates in our beautiful,
second to none, 160 plus page rodeo book are extremely affordable, starting at $25
for a business card, $100 for full page black and white ad to a $500 fish category
sponsor. Please contact our web site or any rodeo committee member if you are interested
in any level of sponsorship.
MSS Rodeo tickets cost $25. King Mackerel Jackpot tickets are available for $25 per boat.
The King Mackerel jackpot is for one fish, winner takes all. The Speckled Trout jackpot
is for a three fish creel and tickets are $75 each. 1st, 2nd and 3rd places to be paid.
Each person on a jackpot boat must have a regular rodeo ticket. 20% of all jackpot proceeds
plus matching funds supplied by MSS will be donated to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
$500 goes to the Master Angler. There will be three cash prizes drawn of $100, $150, and $250
that go to the Mystic Anglers - all you need is a rodeo ticket, whether you fish or not, and
be present to win (6:00 pm).
Rodeo weigh station closes at 5:00 pm. Raffle drawing for prizes start at
Awards presentation starts at 6:05 pm and then we'll resume the raffle drawings.