The 2022 Anchorage Aweigh Fishing Tournament will take place on Saturday, August 6th, 2022 at Anchorage Park.
It will be the 17th year, the tournament has been held in the Village. However, because the tournament was canceled in 2020 due to Covid, it will only be the 16th tournament. Each year the tournament is generally held the Saturday before the school year starts.
This fun, recreational tournament is for youth and adults. Lines go in the water at 6:00 am, and the Weigh-in takes place at the Anchorage Park Marina from noon and 3:00 pm.
Inshore anglers will be fishing for trout, sheeps head and snapper. Offshore anglers are fishing for king, dolphin, wahoo, mutton snapper and grouper. Awards for both heaviest catch in both divisions for both juniors and adults will be awarded.
A Kids Fishing Derby will take place from 2:00-3:00 pm from Anchorage Park, meeting time at The Anchorage Park Gazebo was 1:45pm. Please bring your own rod, bait will be provided. This will be a catch and release event provided. Awards will be given for the largest fish caught in 8 & under group and 9 - 15 year-old age group.
After weigh-in, all participants and their families are invited to attend a cookout, entertainment, awards and try their chance at the raffles! The cookout will begin at approximately 4:30 pm where food/drink will be available for a nominal fee.
Sponsorship opportunities are available for this year's event! This is a wonderful opportunity to showcase your business or service in this fun family friendly event. Call Bill or Becky for a Sponsor Brochure at 561-841-3386.