2023 Hawaii Kona Marlin
Tournament Series

2023 Event Schedule:

If you are interested in fishing any of the Marlin Tournaments in 2023, we have some dates available. We are currently opened for the following Tournaments, we have seen some big fish at the scales and the big Ahi are starting to arrive.

01 Lazy Marlin Hunt 2023 – March 24th, 25th, & 26th

A Tourney celebrating the BIG GIRLS of Spring!

2023 Cash/Check PDF Entry Form here: 2023 LAZY Cash

2023 Cash/Check Online Key-in Form here: 2023 LAZY Online

02 Kona Kickoff 2023 – June 24th & 25th

The Tournament that kicks it all off. Local Style. Largest Flag Fish of each category splits Purse.

2023 Cash/Check Entry Form here: 2023 KKO Cash

03 Firecracker Open 2023 – July 1st & 2nd

Marlin and Ahi score in this legendary event.

2023 Cash/Check Entry Form here: 2023 FCO Cash

04 Kona Throw Down 2023 – July 4th, 5th, & 6th

Winner Take All for the Biggest Marlin of the Tourney from the Base Entry. TWO Biggest Marlin Winner Take All categories.

2023 Cash/Check Entry Form here: 2023 KTD Cash

05 Skins Marlin Derby 2023 – July 7th, 8th, & 9th

Patterned after the golf format. Daily Purse is available for the largest Marlin over 500 lbs.

2023 Cash/Check Entry Form here: 2023 SKINS Cash

06 The Hawaii Lure Maker’s Challenge 2023 – July 14th, 15th, & 16th


2023 Cash/Check Entry Form here: 2023 LMC Cash

07 Big Island Marlin Tournament 2023 – August 18th, 19th, & 20th

Kona’s first high stakes, Big Game Tournament to pay cash for Tag & Release AND Big Marlin. Founded in 1986.

2023 Cash/Check Entry Form here: 2023 BIMT Cash

08 Its’s a Wrap Tournament 2023 – September 15th, 16th & 17th

The Tournament that ends our Season!

2023 Cash/Check entry form here: 2023 WRAP Cash