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18th Annual Pine Island Elementary Fishing Tournament & Derby

10/16/2016 7:00 am
10/16/2016 6:00 pm

Plan to attend the:


Sunday, October 16, 2016
Fishing will start at 7:00am (honor system)

Final registration will be Saturday, Oct. 15th, 12:00-6:00pm
at the Olde Fish House Marina, Pine Island Rd, Matlacha

Captains Meeting is Saturday, Oct. 15th, 6:00 pm
at the Olde Fish House Marina

Weigh-in will be at 2:00 on Oct. 16th
CASH PRIZES will be awarded as follows:
Heaviest Legal Snook $500.00
Heaviest Legal Redfish $500.00
Heaviest Legal Trout $500.00
Heaviest Legal Slam $1000.00

Register now. $60.00 per angler

This event is held each year to raise monies for Pine Island Elementary School's accelerated reading program and educational tools.
Boy holds up his catch!

SHARKS = 4th & 5th Graders Fishing from 8:00AM - 9:30AM
PINFISH = 2nd & 3rd Graders Fishing from 9:45AM- 11:15 AM
SHRIMP = K & 1st Graders Fishing from 11:30AM - 1:00PM
30.00 Donation to Sponsor a P.I.E Student
$35.00 Donation to Sponsor a non- P.I.E. Student

Your Tax deductible sponsor donation entitles each child to a Fishing Rod & Reel (to keep); All the bait required to catch that big one; trophies; Free Lunch; an entry for a drawing for a new Bicycle; Kids Activities: Face Painting; Games; T-Shirt Painting; and more.

To sponsor a child, go to the top of this page and click on Sponsor a Child.
Derby participants fish from the dock at the Olde Fish House Marina. They will be provided guidance and they all use the same bait provided.

A Fun Event for the whole family!
Silent Auctions; Raffles; Chinese Auction; Live Music all day; Fish Fry with all the fixings; Cash Prizes; Trophies; Kids Activities ; 50/50 drawings and lots more!

Raffle Basket Cast Net for Raffle Music Face Painting
For FORMS and information to register by mail, go to http://www.matlachahookers.org

Have questions about 18th Annual Pine Island Elementary Fishing Tournament & Derby?

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