Reel Fun in New Smyrna Beach

Whether it’s a favorite pastime with the grandkids or just a way to put dinner on the table, fishing is a top water sport for many. And New Smyrna Beach, known as the redfish capital of the world, is chock-full of options for anglers. With over 50 charters and tackle shops offering a range of fishing excursions, you can lure in anything from deep sea tuna to backwater rockfish. There are also several parks with fishing piers if you want to bring your pole and drop a line. Try out Canaveral National Seashore, Kennedy Park Fishing Pier, or Indian River Lagoon Park to name a few. If you want to go all out, charter a boat that will show you some of the best of the best fishing holes or sign up for the 41st Annual New Smyrna Beach Striker Offshore Tournament from June 1-24. The King of the Inlet Offshore Fishing Tournament also runs select weekends in April, May, and June. No matter what type of fishing you like you’ll find it right here in New Smyrna Beach… where “reel” fun is everywhere.