Events

Events of interest to the fishing community at a glance.  Click the links (if provided) for more information.

Dates in Bold Type are DMS events or DMS supported events.
Dates in Italics are events of interest to the fishing community 

DMS Monthly meetings start at 7 P.M. The Directors' meetings start at 6 P.M. and are open to all DMS members.

April 4, 2019
DMS Monthly Meeting. 7 PM Frankford Fire Co. Hall, Frankford, DE

April 20, 2019
Beach cleanup. 8 AM Meet at Old Inlet Bait & Tackle parking lot.
Spend a couple hours cleaning up the winter debris along with other club members!
Bring a friend (non-club member, family or anyone) and continue loving the beach!

May 2, 2019
DMS Monthly Meeting. 7 PM Frankford Fire Co. Hall, Frankford, DE

May 2-3, 2019
Ocracoke Island Surf Fishing Tournament, Ocracoke Island, NC
DMS will be represented in this Tournament, which consists of 70 6-person teams.

May 11, 2019
Old Inlet Spring Surf Fishing Tournament. 7 AM - 3 PM
Hosted by Old Inlet Bait & Tackle, Coastal Highway
Delaware Seashore State Park beaches
A mainstay of the Spring fishing season!  Cash and trophies to the top finishers.
Open, Ladies and Kids division.  100% payback on the Largest Bluefish calcutta.
Click the link for more details

May, 2019
Adopt-A-Highway
Date, Time, Location TBA

May 17, 2019
Joe Morris Memorial Canal Flounder Tournament
Hosted by Lewes Harbour Marina, Lewes, DE
Tournament for Flounder only in the Rehoboth-Lewes Canal
Portion of entry fee will be donated to Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
Click the link for more details

May 17, 18 & 19, 2019
Cast For The Cure Surf Fishing Tournament
Hosted by Delaware Fisherwoman and Old Inlet B & T
Fenwick Island State Park from York Beach Crossing (northern most) south to the Middle Crossing
4-person Team tournament, $50/person
Benefiting the Tunnel Cancer Center Special Needs Fund
Click the link for more details

May, 2019
Adopt-A-Highway
Date, Time, Location TBA

September 5, 2019

DMS Monthly Meeting. 7 PM Frankford Fire Co. Hall, Frankford, DE

September 21, 2019
Special Olympics DE Family Day At The Beach Fishing Tournament. Cape Henlopen State Park fishing pier.
Date, Time TBA.

DMS is just one sponsor of this event.  We provide trophies for the First Fish Caught, Larget Fish Caught and Most Fish Caught.
We also provide bait to the participants, as well as a rod and reel to those that need one.  Lastly, DMS acts a judges for this event. measuring every fish the Special Olympians land.
Join us for a fulfilling day and make this day amemorable one for the Special Olypinas and their families.

September 27, 28 & 29, 2019
22nd Annual 2019 Delaware Seashore Fall Surf Fishing Classic
Hosted by Old Inlet Bait & Tackle
Designated Surf Fishing areas in D.S.S.P. and Fenwick Island State Park
Open, Woman's and Kid's divisions.
Click the link for more details

October 3, 2019
DMS Monthly Meeting. 7 PM Frankford Fire Co. Hall, Frankford, DE
Nominations open for 2020 Oficers and Directors

October 11, 12 & 13, 2019
13 th Annual DMS Invitational Tournament. On the DE State park beaches.
The Delaware Mobile Surf-Fishermen, Inc. (DMS) invites you to join your fellow anglers at the 12th Annual DMS Invitational Surf-Fishing tournament. If you fished our tournament in the past, come back and bring a friend. If you haven't fished our Tournament, sign up! You have been missing the best surf-fishing tournament in the State of Delaware!

Highlights include:
Over $4000.00 in total cash prizes
Cash and trophies to top 3 finishers in overall and woman’s divisions
Trophies and prizes to top 3 finishers in Youth Division (15 years of age and under)
Optional Bluefish Calcutta for largest bluefish scored (16 years of age and older)
Your choice of fishing area on Saturday
Saturday "Meet and Greet" with light refreshments after the close of competition
Post-Tournament meal prior to Award Ceremony is open to all participants and families
Anglers are FREE, family and guests are $5 each. Tickets are available at packet pickup for guests. CASH ONLY for additional meal tickets

Click here for more details

October, 2019
AMSA Ronald Bounds Surf Fishing Tournament
Assateague Island National Park, MD

6 person team tournament sponsored by the Assateague Mobile Sportsfishermen's Association.
AMSA will be udating their site shortly to provide info on the 2019 Tournament.

October 23 - 26, 2019
11th Annual NCBBA Red Drum Tournament.  Avon, NC

60 hours of non-stop competition chasing BIG red drum.
NCBBA will be updating their site soon to provide info on the 2019 Tournament.
Individual tournament with talk of a Team aspect.

November 7, 2019
DMS Monthly Meeting. 7 PM Frankford Fire Co. Hall, Frankford, DE
Nominations close for 2020 Officers and Directors

December 5, 2019
DMS Monthly Meeting. 7 PM Frankford Fire Co. Hall, Frankford, DE
Election of Officers and Directors for 2020

 

updated 01-03-19