JUNE 28, 29, 30

Point Pleasant , New Jersey

(from Jersey Coast Anglers Association - July 1996 Newspaper)

Competitive Fishermen , Bait Your Hooks !!

Clarks Landing Marina is presenting the 13th Annual Fish N’ Fiesta Fluke and Bluefish Tournament. This year’s tournament, with up to $100,000 in cash and prizes, will kick off on Friday, June 28, through Sunday, June 30.

Well known as one of New Jersey’s top fishing events, the Fish N’ Fiesta is not something to pass up. A nominal entry fee, the huge array of prizes, a gala awards cookout and live entertainment are just a few of the many reasons for the tournament’s 13 years of overwhelming success.

The fishing tournament will officially begin on Friday, June 28, at the Captain’s Meeting where participants will receive a Fish N’ Fiesta rules and Regulations packet. The meeting will be held at Clarks Landing Marina, located at 847 Arnold Avenue, Point Pleasant, New Jersey at 7 PM.

On Saturday, June 29, after the 6;30 AM boat check-in, the contest will begin. fish weigh-ins will be tallied until 4 PM on Saturday and 3 PM on Sunday. After the final weigh-in on Sunday, participants are asked to attend the awards ceremony where the first division winners will each receive a new Proline boat with a 100 HP Mercury engine and Yacht Club trailer.

Second through sixth place winners in each division will receive a variety of entertainment items including VCR’s, TV’s and camcorders. there will also be gift certificates, raffles and give-away prizes for everyone!

"This not-to-be-missed" weekend long festivity will continue through Sunday evening with plenty of food and drinks, along with entertainment by a country-western band, the Budweiser girls and a clown for the kids.

This year’s Fish N’ Fiesta will be limited to 300 boats. For additional information or to register, please contact Clarks Landing Marina, 847 Arnold Avenue, Point Pleasant, NJ 08742 908-899-5559

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