Lobster Mini Season 2019 – Monroe County – FL Keys

2019-07-22T21:03:12+00:00July 22nd, 2019|Categories: Florida Keys Fishing Charters, Florida Spiny Lobster, Inshore, Offshore|Tags: , |

Mini Lobster Season in the Florida Keys, is one of the busiest times of the year. Mini Lobster Season is an annual event that falls on the last Wednesday and Thursday of July, bringing thousands of people to Monroe County.  For 2019, that means on July 24th and 25th, properly licensed recreational individuals can […]

Florida Keys Fishing Conditions Guide

2019-07-01T22:30:11+00:00July 1st, 2019|Categories: Billfish, Blackfin Tuna, Dolphinfish (Mahi Mahi), Florida Keys Fishing Charters, Offshore, Tarpon|Tags: |

When clients call or email to book a charter, they convey what type of fish they prefer to catch, whether its going offshore in search of Mahi, deep dropping for Swordfish or staying on the reef to catch Snapper etc. The million dollar question often is, can you guarantee we will catch fish? Main Attraction DOES […]

Fathers Day Fishing Tournament – Marathon, Florida Keys

2019-06-22T19:30:12+00:00June 22nd, 2019|Categories: Dolphinfish (Mahi Mahi), Florida Keys Fishing Charters, Main Attraction, Offshore|

This past weekend, on June 15th, Main Attraction 1 traveled offshore to compete in the Father’s Day Dolphin Derby Tournament. The tournament is held every year, the Saturday before Father’s Day. Main Attraction has participated in this tournament for years. This year was no different, Captain Marty and his thirteen year old son, Alex, went out […]

Party Boats Vs. Private Fishing Charters in the Florida Keys

2019-06-14T03:39:41+00:00June 13th, 2019|Categories: Florida Keys Fishing Charters, Main Attraction|Tags: , , , |

When it comes to fishing charters in the Florida Keys there is a huge difference between a Party Boat and a Private Charter. Main Attraction Charters are all private. We currently have 4 vessels in service, two that are 32’ in length and two other larger boats over 40’ that carry up to 6 passengers each. […]

Repeat Client Swordfish Charter – Florida Keys

2019-06-03T23:59:22+00:00June 3rd, 2019|Categories: Billfish, Blackfin Tuna, Bottomfishing, Dolphinfish (Mahi Mahi), Florida Keys Fishing Charters, Main Attraction, Main Attraction I, Offshore, Sailfish, Videos|Tags: , , , |

Main Attraction has been operating in the Florida Keys since 1992. Over the years, we have had the pleasure to meet and fish some pretty amazing individuals and families. Recently, we had one of our repeat clients, Jay Williams, organized a three day fishing adventure with his buddies, Joe, Joey, Geoffrey, Daniel, and Elzie. […]

Florida Keys Daytime Swordfish Charters

2019-05-23T18:04:26+00:00May 23rd, 2019|Categories: Billfish, Bottomfishing, Florida Keys Fishing Charters, Main Attraction, Offshore|Tags: , , |

Swordfish are part of the billfish family and commonly known as “broadbills”. They have long flat bills that they used to slash at prey in order to injure it for an easier catch. Swordfish have soft mouths since they lose all their teeth and scales by adulthood. Swordfish tend to spend most of their day near […]

Florida Keys Dolphin Tournament Fishing

2019-05-06T18:37:31+00:00May 6th, 2019|Categories: Dolphinfish (Mahi Mahi), Florida Keys Fishing Charters, Offshore|Tags: , |

The first weekend of May every year, the Marathon Bull and Cow tournament kicks off the start of Mahi Tournament season. You’ve probably already read about how the Main Attraction Fishing Fleet prepares for sailfish tournaments, but now we are switching gears and starting dolphin season. Tournaments are different from standard charter […]

What is included in the price of your charter?

2019-03-20T19:54:45+00:00March 20th, 2019|Categories: Florida Keys Fishing Charters|

With four charter vessels in daily operation, the Main Attraction runs over 700+ charters a year. We get phone calls and emails every day from future customers inquiring about the different boats and what is included in their charter rate price. When you book a charter with Main Attraction, whether it is a 1/2, (4 hours), […]

Meet the Crew – Main Attraction II

2019-03-05T22:04:27+00:00March 5th, 2019|Categories: Florida Keys Fishing Charters, Main Attraction II|Tags: , |

On this week’s edition of “Meet the Crew” we are highlighting the second largest vessel of the fleet. Main Attraction 2 is a 42’ Morgan run by Captain Shelby Bentley. Some of our long-term clients may recognize Captain Shelby from years back. He has worked for Main Attraction now and then for more than 10 years.

Shelby […]