17th Annual Herman Lucerne Memorial Backcountry Fishing Championship.

September 16, 2016 all-day

Named after the man known affectionately as “Mr. Everglades,” the event is headquartered at the Islander Resort, A Guy Harvey Outpost. Anglers are challenged to target fish in multiple species only in the boundaries of Everglades National Park, fishing areas that Lucerne favored., Email: kelliet62@gmail.com, Islamorada /9/17/2016, Fourth Annual Islamorada Swim for Alligator Lighthouse, In the event’s fourth year, swimmers participate in a 9-mile roundtrip race from Islamorada to the Alligator Lighthouse and back. Proceeds benefit the Friends of the Pool in Islamorada, helping provide scholarship opportunities to those in need, and preserve treasured historic lighthouses on Florida’s coastal waterways., Contact: Rob Dixon 305-664-7149, Email: captrobdixon@gmail.com