THE CHARLESTON ANGLER: May 15, West Ashley, 6:30 p.m., Tarpon Fishing, Colt Harrison, free, (843) 571-3899. May 17, Summerville, 6:30 p.m., Fly Fishing for Gar, Blake Bryce, (843) 871-9362. May 19, Mount Pleasant, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Beginner Fly Fishing, Capt. John Irwin, $75, call (843) 884-2095. May 21, Mount Pleasant, 6:30 p.m., Tailing Redfish, Capt. John Irwin, free, call (843) 884-2095. June 1, West Ashley, noon-7 p.m., Meet Lefty Kreh, call (843) 571-3899. June 2, Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Fly Fishing Clinic with Lefty Kreh, $400, class limited to 15, call (843) 884-2095.
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, Mount Pleasant, Boating Safety, Capt. Steve Little, free, call (843) 881-3644. May 8, Mount Pleasant, Flounder Fishing, Capt. John Fuss, free, call (843) 881-3644. May 10, West Ashley, Kingfish 101 with the Pros, Capts. Bryan Baxter and Tom Murray, free, call (843) 573-3474. May 12, Mount Pleasant, Fishing with the Kids, Haddrell’s Point employees, $20 for youth 15 and under, call (843) 881-3644. May 29, Barrier Island Marine, 6 p.m., Spadefish, Scott Hammond, free, call (843) 573-3474.
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. Friday 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.
FISHIN’ FOR A MISSION: St. Andrews Church is holding its Fishin’ for a Mission fishing tournament Saturday. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
STONO RIVER FISHING CLUB: Matt Woodford won the big fish prize with a 6.40-pound catch in the Stono River Fishing Club’s April tournament. Category winners included: Trout — Eric Chadwick, 3.35; Bubba, 2.85; P.J. Goodale, 1.80. Redfish — Madd Woodford, 4.80; John Murdaugh, 4.30; Scott Beane, 2.10. Flounder — Scott Beane, 2.20; John Murdaugh, 1.00.
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. Email email@example.com 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 Bill Holmes at (843) 708-2320 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
LOWCOUNTRY BASSMASTERS: The Lowcountry Bassmasters 2012 Working Man’s Tournament will begin Thursday out of Cypress Gardens Landing on the Cooper River. Tournaments will be held every Thursday from 5:30-8:30 p.m., with registration beginning at 3:30 p.m. At the end of the 13 tournaments, the top 20 teams will compete for a championship. The entry fee is $40 per team with $10 big fish category. Contact Mike Redmon at (843) 480-1391, Dale Lovelace at (843) 200-7877 or David Murdaugh at (843) 452-9566.
BOHICKET MARINA REDFISH INVITATIONAL: The inaugural Bohicket Marina Redfish Invitational will be fished May 19. There are fly-fishing and spin-fishing categories. The entry fee is $200 for up to four people with prizes for the overall winner (aggregate weight of three redfish), largest red on fly, most spots, biggest trash fish and lady angler.