December 3rd

Captains Meeting starts at 5:00pm for Registration.
  • There will be Food avail. for all
  • Cash Bar
Each Team will need to register and get identification , measuring devices.
Drop off toys for entry fee.

December 4th

4:00am Gates open for guys that want an early launch to catch bait

6:00am Check in begins for start of Tournament at the mouth of the Manatee River

2:00pm Kids Dock Tournament

3:30pm Boats start returning from Tournament

4:00 pm Tournament Official is over

4:30 pm Awards Ceremony

5:00pm – 10:00pm Entertainment and Raffle

  • Gates open @ 4am for the BYC. All Participants are welcome to use the boat launch for  the event.
  • Parking is avail. for all truck and trailers.

6:00am Breakfast avail. from Food Truck (Baja Boys) @ BYC.

6:45am Teams start to be released by Registration Number from the Manatee River @ The mouth of the river or  (Desoto Monument)
10:00 am Bradenton Yacht Club is Open to the General Public
11:00 am Face painters and Ballon Makers are on site.
11:00 am All Art displays, and other items are open for viewing
12:00 pm Santa Arrives by Fire Truck with Bag of Candy for the Kids
12:45 pm  Kids Sea Wall Tournament
1:45pm Kids Sea Wall Trophies
3:00pm  Weigh in and Teams Start Returning
4:30 pm Award Ceremony / Toy Drive Donation to Marine Corp with Colors