20th Annual Tarpon Tournament
The always popular Oriental Tarpon Tournament celebrates 20 years this weekend and the anglers are all hoping that the elusive Tarpon cooperate today and tomorrow so they can cash in on a piece of the $200,000 purse! And new for this year, the Inshore Slam for Trout, Drum and Flounder. The scoreboard is set and we’ll be anxiously awaiting the weigh-ins tonight at Town Dock……
Here is what’s on tap for today:
• 6:00a – Lines In.
• 9:00a to 5:00p – Fishing Exhibition. Vendors & Exhibits on Hodges Street.
• 4:30p – Lines Out.
• 4:00p to 5:30p – Weigh-in for Inshore Slam & Verification for Tarpon caught. All at the Town Dock.
• 6:30p – BBQ Dinner, concert at Oriental Marina & Inn