2016 Hyannis Tuna Fest - June 23-25
Castafari presents the Sixth Annual 2016 Hyannis Tuna Fest hosted at Hyannis Marina and Trader Ed's Restaurant June 23 through 25. $25,000 will be given away for the first place boat (based on 50 boats).
See Rules Page For Fish Size Point Changes For 2016. Big fish will count more than small fish!
73" and over = 250 points
60" and over = 150 points
Under 60" = 50 points
We're very excited to welcome back Contender Boats as our title sponsor, as well as all of our other supporting sponsors who help make this event happen. We will be offering an EARLY REGISTRATION INCENTIVE to all entries on or before May 15th...don't wait to register! For hundreds of pics and updated info about past Hyannis Tunafest events (including bikini contest), please visit our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/hyannistunafest.
The Hyannis Tuna Fest is proud to be working in conjunction with ONE MISSION which is a public charity dedicated to enhancing the lives of pediatric cancer patients and their families. So far Tunafest has raised close to $50,000 for the One Mission Foundation, and we're very grateful for everyone's generosity and participation.
Castafari will be working around the clock to align Tuna Fest with reputable industry sponsors who will be setting up booths, donating prizes, and contributing to the premium tournament captain's bags provided to each registered vessel. Participants can expect:
- Miss Hyannis Tuna Fest Bikini Contest
- Discounted rates on fuel for all tournament vessels!
- Quality served meals Thursday and Saturday
- Marine industry representatives and displays
- Live musical entertainment
- 100,000+ in CASH PRIZES paid out in event
- Spacious tournament lighted tent
- Outdoor pool/tiki bar at Trader Eds
- High spectacle weigh station
- Organized rules and regulations
- Publicly posted calcutta board
- Strictly enforced sportsmanship
- Onsite marine store
- Quality slip accommodations
- Tackle delivery service
- On-site fuel (gas or diesel)
- Hospitable tournament staff 24/7
- Hyannis Weigh station sponsored by Powderhorn Tackle and Hyannis Anglers Club
All boats entering Tuna Fest 2016 must first register for the event before becoming eligible for dockage. If you are interested in a slip, it is in your best interest to register for the tournament as soon as possible. Please check out our registration page for more information.