Fishing, boating THE CHARLESTON ANGLER: Tuesday, Summerville, 6:30 p.m., Walking for Reds, Ken Bergman, (843) 871-9362. April 23, Mount Pleasant, 6:30 p.m., Q&A with Capts. Mark Phelps and Ben Floyd, free, (843) 884-2095. April 24, West Ashley, 6:30 p.m., Flounder Fishing, Capt. Ben Floyd, (843) 571-3899.

HADDRELL’S POINT: Haddrell’s Offshore Challenge — April-wahoo; May-dolphin; June-king mackerel, $300 per challenge, call (843) 881-3644 or (843) 573-3474. Tuesday, 6 p.m., Mount Pleasant, Tailing Reds, Capt. Mark Phelps, free, call (843) 881-3644. April 24, 6 p.m., West Ashley, Nearshore Shark Fishing, Capt. Mike Waller, free, call (843) 573-3474.

CHARLESTON INSHORE ANGLERS SHEEPSHEAD TOURNAMENT: The 20th annual Charleston inshore Anglers Sheepshead Tournament will be fished April 28. The registration and captain’s meeting will be held from 5:30-7:30 p.m. April 26 at King Street Grille, located at 1291 Folly Road. There will be a payout for the top 10 places plus first through third youth prizes. Contact Kevin Mischke at (843) 324-1006 and gene Broderick at (843) 224-6826

MONCKS CORNER MEDICAL CENTER CATFISH TOURNAMENT: The 19th annual Moncks Corner Medical Center Catfish Tournament, benefiting the Berkeley County Rescue Squad, will be fished April 28. The early entry fee is $75 per boat or $90 per boat at the William Dennis Boat Landing on the morning of the tournament. There is a $1,000 bonus for the biggest catfish over 55 pounds but under 65 pounds and a $2,000 bonus for the biggest catfish over 65 pounds (but not both). Visit or call (843) 214-0711.

CAROLINA LADY ANGLERS: The Carolina Lady Anglers’ 15th annual Fishing for the Cure inshore tournament will be held June 2 out of the Charleston Maritime Center. Registration and captain’s meeting will be held from 6-9 p.m. May 30 at the Maritime Center. The entry fee is $35 per angler, with youth 12 and under $10. Species are king mackerel, Spanish mackerel, trout, flounder, sheepshead and ladyfish. E-mail or call (843) 509-3405.

GOOSE CREEK BASS CLUB SUMMER SLAM: The Goose Creek Bass Club’s Summer Slam series will feature 12 regular events and a classic. Tournaments will be held every Saturday from 5-9 p.m., beginning May 12, with the exception of July 4 weekend. The entry fee is $30 per team with $10 optional big fish. Contact

FISHIN’ FOR A MISSION: St. Andrews Church is holding its Fishin’ for a Mission fishing tournament May 5. Proceeds will go to St. Andrews mission trips. The entry fee is $150 per boat, with $500 for first, $350 for second and $100 for third. Eligible species are sheepshead, trout and flounder, with the winner determined by the aggregate of all three species. Fishing hours are 6 a.m.-3 p.m., with the weigh-in from 3-5 p.m. at SeaBreeze Marina. Contact Champ Smith at (843) 224-1811 or email

EAST COOPER CCA BANQUET: The East Cooper chapter of the Coastal Conservation Association will hold its 10th annual Celebrating Conservation event at 6 p.m. May 24 at Lighthouse on the Creek in Mount Pleasant. Tickets, which include annual CCA membership, are $50 single and $75 per couple. Children under 18 are free. Contact Jay Brown at (843) 737-7202, John Gourdin at (843) 214-1408 or the CCA state office at (843) 865-4164.

SC MEMORIAL REEF: The fourth annual S.C. Memorial Reef Silent and Live Auction will be held June 29 during the Carolina Classic S.C. Governor’s Cup Billfishing Series tournament. The S.C. Memorial Reef will be a part of the Charleston Deep Reef Project to create a special place of honor and reflection for the sportsfishing community that share, protect and respect our outstanding offshore resource. Participants have raised more than $150,000 for the reef. Contact or Steve Leasure at (843) 571-0013.

VERMILION SNAPPER SEASON NOW OPEN: The recreational season for vermilion snapper has reopened. The daily bag limit is five vermilion snapper per person (in addition to the aggregate bag limit of 10 snapper), with a minimum size limit of 12 inches total length. The recreational season ends Nov. 1.

Let us know Items for the Outdoors Page databoard can be submitted to Tommy Braswell by emailing, by faxing to (843) 937-5579 or by calling (843) 937-5591.