Tickets are now available at the following locations: Abbeville Snapper, Acadiana Outfitters, Dagos, Dale’s Texaco, Don’s Landing, Five Oaks Grocery, Gulfway Sporting Goods, Maw & Paw’s Bait Shop, Maxie Pierce Grocery, T-Coon’s Restaurant & West Marine.
Anglers in the adult division compete for over $12,000 in cash prizes with $30 fishing tickets. Youth compete for lifetime fishing licenses with $10 fishing tickets. Fishing for Memories fishing tickets make great Father’s Day gifts!
The tournament is trying to reach the 500 fishermen milestone.
If you would like to contribute items to the auction, please email us at FishingForMemories@gmail.com.
Here is the schedule for the tournament.
• Thursday, June 21, 2012 – The competition begins at 12:01a.m. (no weigh in on this day).
• Friday, June 22, 2012 – Food and beverages will be sold.
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Scales open
8:00 p.m. - Live music by Jaryd Lane
• Saturday, June 23, 2012 – Food and beverages will be sold.
1:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Scales open
5:00 p.m. - Children’s activities begin
8:00 p.m. - Live music by Jamie Bergeron & the Kickin’ Cajuns
Sunday, June 24, 2012 – Food and beverages will be sold.
10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Scales open
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Live music by the 14 and Under Cajun Band
The auction and awards ceremony will follow.