The Jacksonville Fishing Rodeo, typically held in early summer, gives anglers the opportunity to win big prizes for catching a wide variety of fish from bountiful local waters. Fishing rodeos ? held across Florida ? create a festive atmosphere that all can enjoy, especially when the fish are weighed in and the big winners are announced. Boating & Fishing Insider Terry Tomalin explores scenic downtown Jacksonville and the growing popularity of this multi-day event.