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7th Annual Striped Bass Bash Tournament & Fish Fry
November 4 @ 1:00 PM – 8:00 PM
The Maximilian Foundation is presenting their 7th annual All Boat Striper Tournament on Saturday November 4th, followed by a Family Fish Fry!
Open to the public.
To participate in the all boat fishing tournament, you need to register. You can do so at one of two locations. Otts Good Earth Restaurant, 771 South Main Street (Route 9) in West Creek, and Maximillian Foundation Headquarters, 712 East Bay Avenue, in Manahawkin. All registrants can take part in the Captain’s Dinner the night before on November 3rd. The dinner includes food and open bar. Meanwhile registrants will also get tickets to the after party and Family Fish Fry after the tournament.
For more info on registering, go to https://themaximilianfoundation.org/
There’s Family Fish Fry!
Love seafood but get seasick standing on a floating dock? No problem!! You can still join in on the fun, November 4th for the Family Fish Fry! Bring the whole family! Follow the tournament fish weigh-ins in real time, play some games, check out the silent auction, and enjoy a variety of seafood (and non-seafood) items, craft beers, and live music! The fish fry will be held at the Manahawkin Elks Lodge #2340, 520 Hilliard Boulevard, in Manahawkin. The cost is $30 in advance, $35 at the door. Children 12 and under are $10, and kids 5 and under are free! Pick up your tickets at the Maximilian Foundation Headquarters 712 East Bay Avenue Suite #6 in the Manahawkin Plaza, 3rd store west of the DMV. Call 609-756-5899 for info.
There will be live music all day, from 1pm til 6pm from three great acts: Chris Fritz, Rob Connelly, and Sahara Moon. Moreover, there will be vendors, special drawings, an auction table, fall foliage, Craft Beer provided by Hidden Sands Brewing, as well as non-alcoholic beverages, and race car driver Ronnie Pavia #83. Plus for the kids, there will be a bouncy house, photos with real Alpacas, and Freckles the Clown!
Tournament Weigh Ins Begin At 1pm.
The tournament weigh ins will continue throughout the afternoon as the boats come back. The final weigh in will happen at 5pm, with the Awards Presentation taking place at 5:30pm. Special thanks to the
Manahawkin Elks for their support. This event also helps support the Elks Drug Awareness Program.