Rodeo Fun For Everyone

Destin Fishing Rodeo

Rodeo Events

Come join the fun….weigh-ins are FREE and open to the public everyday on the docks at AJ’s Seafood & Oyster Bar from 10 am until 7 pm.

2017 Destin 5K Rodeo Run — October 8th at 8 AM

Awards Ceremony immediately following at AJ’s Seafood and Oyster Bar


  • Entry Fee $25.00
  • Commemorative t-shirt for the first 200 participants to register
  • Course Info: 3.1 mile flat course starting at Clement E. Taylor Park on Calhoun in Destin
  • Proceeds go to the Miss Destin scholarship fund and local charties
  • Recreational walkers are encouraged to participate! If you intend on walking and running, register as an open runner.
  • Kids and wheelchairs are welcome


  • Runners: Overall Male/Female, Masters Male/Female, Grand Masters Male/Female
    0-9, 10-14,15-19,20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-69, 70-74, 75-59, 80+
  • Walkers: Overall Male and Female

Early Packet Pickup

Destin Community Center (103 Stahlman Ave., Destin)

  • Thursday, October 5th, 4 – 6 pm
  • Firday, October 6th, 11 am – 1 pm

April 2017

Miss Destin Pageant

Saturday, April 10th

Rodeo Guide Ad and Awards Sponsors Deadline

Thursday, April 15th, 5 pm

Advertising space is now available for the 69th Annual Destin Fishing Rodeo Awards and Rulebook. This year, thirty-five-thousand copies of the popular book will be printed and distributed throughout the Southeastern United States, locally, and mailed to locations throughout the country.

The Rodeo awards over 200 prizes during the month of October. We are currently seeking awards sponsors for these prizes. Sponsors receive recognition in the Rodeo guide book and awards program as well as have their name engraved on the Rodeo Plaque awarded at the Awards Banquet. Available awards vary from daily prizes to Division sponsors. Sponsorship deadline is April 15th. Please contact Helen Donaldson at 850.837.6734 for more information.

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