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 Sailfish – Fishing Report 4-17-2019

2019-04-17T22:33:14+00:00April 17th, 2019|Categories: Main Attraction, Offshore, Sailfish|Tags: , , , , , |

This past week has been very exciting if you’ve always wanted to catch a Sailfish. Starting last Friday, April 12th, the wind started blowing out of the East, anywhere from 10-20 mph. There has also been a light east current. With this condition change, our fleet immediately began to target Sailfish. Our Captains and Mates on […]

Meet The Crew – Reel Attraction

2019-02-24T17:46:51+00:00February 24th, 2019|Categories: Florida Keys Fishing Charters, Main Attraction, Offshore|Tags: |

This week in our “Meet The Crew” series we are featuring Captain Steve Fitzgerald of the Reel Attraction our versatile center console boat. Captain Steve is originally from Santa Barbara, California but also has family in New York. Steve caught the fishing bug from his cousin in New York whom he would mate for […]

Tuna fishing on the Marathon Hump

2019-02-09T17:47:47+00:00February 9th, 2019|Categories: Blackfin Tuna, Bottomfishing, Dolphinfish (Mahi Mahi), Main Attraction, Offshore|Tags: , |

When customers book a Blackfin Tuna trip with Main Attraction, it means we are fueling up, catching large amounts of fresh, live bait, and heading 27 plus miles offshore to the Marathon Hump! The Hump looks like an underwater mountain causing depths to range from 1150 feet to 480 feet at its pinnacle. The Hump is […]

Woohoo it’s Wahoo! Florida Keys Charter Fishing

2019-01-20T17:52:13+00:00January 20th, 2019|Categories: Main Attraction, Offshore, Wahoo|Tags: , |

When people think about Wahoo in the Florida Keys, they often think about high speed trolling or jigging under large floating debris miles offshore, typically while Dolphin Fishing in the late spring and summer. The wintertime, however, also presents some fantastic opportunities for anglers to land these highly prized, […]