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Join us in celebrating the 7th annual Lionfish Removal and Awareness Day Festival May 15 – 16, 2021 at AJ’s Seafood and Oyster Bar and HarborWalk Village overlooking Destin harbor. The outdoor event is FREE and open to the public and will feature socially distanced family-friendly activities, art, diving and marine conservation booths, live music, fillet demonstrations, and the world's largest lionfish tournament, the Emerald Coast Open. ** We will be adhering to the CDC’s social distancing guidelines in order to protect the safety of our guests, vendors, volunteers, and tournament participants.** Hosted by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Destin – Fort Walton Beach, AJ’s Seafood and Oyster Bar, and HarborWalk Village. Festival Details: -May 15 – 16, 2021 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. -Location: AJ’s Seafood and Oyster Bar (116 Harbor Blvd) and along HarborWalk Village (10 Harbor Blvd) overlooking Destin harbor. -For more information about the festival, please visit Tournament Details: -Pre-tournament: Feb 1 – May 12, 2021 -Main tournament: May 14 – May 16, 2021 -Location: AJ’s Seafood and Oyster Bar (116 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL) -Weigh-in: Friday May 14: 3:00 - 6:00pm Saturday May 15: 3:00 - 6:00pm Sunday May 16: 7:00 - 11:00am -Awards ceremony: May 16, 2021 at 3:00pm -Learn more and register at