LOWCOUNTRY LONGBEARDS BANQUET

The Lowcountry Longbeards chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation will hold its Hunting Heritage Banquet at 5:30 p.m. today at Lighthouse on the Creek, located at 100 Church St., Mount Pleasant. Tickets are $55 single, $90 couple and $285 sponsor. Contact Matthew Moore at (843) 991-9912 or Dr. Bob Aitken at (843) 870-3593.

SURF FISHING SEMINAR

The Mount Pleasant Charleston Angler will hold a free fall surf fishing seminar, led by Ben Floyd, at 6:30 p.m. Monday. Call (843) 884-2095.

FALL TROUT SEMINAR

Haddrell’s Point West Ashley will hold a free fall trout fishing seminar, led by Capt. John Koonce of Shoal Bandit Charters, at 6 p.m. Tuesday. Call (843) 573-3474.

BOATING COURSE

America’s Boating Course, designed to improve skills using GPS, navigation and chart reading, will be held from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday at the Charleston U.S. Power Sail and Power Squadron headers, located at 1376 Orange Grove Road, Charleston. Call (843) 437-6241.

CHARLIE WHITE MEMORIAL TOURNAMENT

VFW Post 10624 will hold its Charlie White Memorial Inshore Fishing Tournament Saturday. The captains meeting will be from 7-8:30 p.m. at 1411 Stuart Engals Blvd., Mount Pleasant. Call (843) 884-0062.

HOOKED ON LIFE TOURNAMENT

The Hooked On Life inshore catch and release fishing tournament will be held Saturday. Registration and captain’s meeting will be held from 6-9 p.m. Thursday at the Charleston Maritime Center. The entry fee is $40 per angler. Visit lifepoint-sc.org or call (800) 462-0755.

DENNY FORD MEMORIAL TOURNAMENT

The Island Sportsman’s Club’s eighth annual Denny Ford Memorial Tournament will be fished Oct. 6 out of James Island Yacht Club. The captain’s meeting and registration will be held from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 4 at James Island Yacht Club. The entry fee is $35 for adults and $15 for youth (15 and under). Eligible species are king mackerel, redfish, trout, flounder and sheepshead. Contact Chris Mevers at (843) 200-0315 or Parker Ford at (843) 478-8289.

FALL REDFISH SEMINAR

Haddrell’s Point West Ashley will hold a free Fall Redfishing Fishing seminar at 6 p.m. Oct. 9, led by Capt. Geoff Bennett of Charleston Charter Fishing. Call (843) 573-3474.

BEGINNER FLY FISHING

A beginner fly-fishing class, taught by Capt. John Irwin, will be held from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 6 at The Charleston Angler in West Ashley. The cost is $75. Call (843) 571-3899.

FALL REDFISH

The Mount Pleasant Charleston Angler will hold a free fall redfish seminar, led by Capt. John Irwin, at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 10. Call (843) 884-2095.

BASS FISHING THE FRANCIS MARION

The Summerville Charleston Angler will hold a free seminar on bass fishing in the Francis Marion National Forest, led by guide Mike McSwain, at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 11. Call (843) 871-9362.

GOPRO FILM FESTIVAL

The Charleston Angler will hold a GoPro Film Festival at 8 p.m. Oct. 18 at the Terrace Theater on James Island. Amateurs and professionals can submit videos by Oct. 7. Videos must have been made in the last 18 months and can be no longer than seven minutes. All themes (documentary, comedy, etc.) are encouraged, but only one entry per person. There is no charge. The use of GoPro cameras is encouraged but not required. Entries can be submitted by DVD or thumb drive at any Charleston Angler location. Email shane@thecharlestonangler.com for information.

FALL SURF FISHING

The West Ashley Charleston Angler will hold a free fall surf fishing seminar, led by Colt Harrison, at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 30. Call (843) 571-3899.

LET US KNOW

Items can be submitted to Tommy Braswell by emailing braswell@postandcourier.com, by faxing to (843) 937-5579