STAR Awards Ceremony and Banquet

CCA Florida STAR presented by Yamaha will be celebrating and awarding nearly $500,000 in boats, motors, prizes and scholarships at the 10th Annual STAR Awards Banquet & Ceremony presented by Discover Crystal River on October 12th at the Grove of Sweet Citrus Acres.

Over 500 participants, sponsors and winners will be in attendance. Prizes & scholarships will be awarded and attendees will have the opportunity to meet Florida’s favorite fishing celebrities, enjoy a great BBQ meal, live entertainment by Jesse Ray Stout plus drinks, silent & live auction in the company of like-minded fishing friends. This is one of CCA’s most exciting banquets and this year it will be STAR’s 10 Year celebration.

Tickets will be available for purchase after September 7th on the STAR website.

Open seating tickets are just $75 per adult and $25 for youth and include a STAR T-shirt, Realtree Fishing tumbler plus swag bag filled with goodies, dinner, live entertainment, complimentary drinks, silent & live auction.

Our host hotel is the Plantation on Crystal River and they will be offering special STAR rates.

If you have a motor coach or camper and want to stay within walking distance of our venue, The Grove, check out Sweet Citrus Acres of Crystal River for special STAR pricing on RV parking.

Florida's largest family-friendly fishing competition
May 25 to September 2, 2024!

Fish one day, some days or every day - win awesome prizes with a single catch!



including tagged redfish & dolphin, non-tagged inshore and offshore, Kayak, Youth and Conservation with species like - Redfish, Trout, Snook, Flounder, Tarpon, Grouper, Mackerel, Sailfish and Mahi-Mahi.


in Prizes

Boats, motor and trailers packages, cash, personal water crafts, all-terrain vehicles, , marine electronics, Yamaha motors, tackle, scholarships, Gift certificates and much more


Days of Fishing

family friendly angling competition - for anglers of all ages and experience levels - most winning places and are determined by a random drawing.


Register Now for STAR 2024
$40 for current CCA Florida Members | $80 for 18+
(includes one-year CCA Florida membership)


FREE for current, youth CCA Florida Members | $10 for youth, ages 6 to 17
(includes New Tide Membership)


[Registration process involves creation of a profile at CCA National and registering for STAR]