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Octoberfish XXVII 10/1/12 - 10/31/12

Octoberfish XXVII! Our own month long fishing tournament features the same four species as the Derby.

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67th Annual Martha's Vineyard Striped Bass & Bluefish Derby 9/9/12 - 10/13/12

The annual Martha's Vineyard Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby is a month-long fishing contest that starts in mid-September and finishes in mid-October. While most of the fishermen are locals, the participants come from all over the world. Up to 3,200 contestants compete, and all are looking for the largest of four species of fish: Striped Bass, Bluefish, False Albacore and Atlantic Bonito.

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26th Annual Monster Shark Tournament 7/19/12 - 7/21/12

The Annual Oak Bluffs Monster Shark Tournament! The preeminent sportfishing event of the Boston Big Game Summer Tournament series promises to be another complete sell out. As always, expect world-class sportfishing, fine dining and excitement for all. The top five finishers will be awarded with a variety of highly valuable prizes and awards. Whether you're a prominent angler with a top placing boat from a previous year or just getting started in tournament fishing, you will want to be part of the excitement. Please join the Boston Big Game Fishing Club with your friends and family. If you plan to compete, you'll want to send them your application and reserve your slip/mooring immediately as space is always limited.

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21st Annual Martha's Vineyard Rod and Gun Club Striped Bass Catch and Release Tournament (One-Fly) 6/11/11 - 6/11/11

This is one of the premier fly fishing events in the United States. It's run by volunteers and fosters the best qualities of the sport. Each year, approximately 200 fly fishermen join in the fun. The tournament is usually held the last weekend of May or the first weekend of June.

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Bass & Blues for Boys & Girls 6/4/11 - 6/4/11

Formerly the Pink Squid Tournament, this event is a benefit for both the Edgartown boys and girls club and Big brothers and big sisters of the island.


3rd Annual Larry's Bass Blast 5/29/11 - 6/12/11

Cash prizes for biggest Striped Bass from boat and shore. Registration fee is $25, and all entry fee money goes into the pot for the winners. Register at Larry's Tackle.

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Dick's Bait & Tackle Memorial Day Weekend Tournament 5/25/12 - 5/28/12

Winners take all! With CASH prizes for first, second and third place fish for both striped bass and bluefish, from two different categories, boat and shore, you have twelve chances to win.

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39th Annual Martha's Vineyard Rod and Gun Club Kid's Trout Derby 5/5/12

Since the 1970's, the Martha's Vineyard Rod and Gun Club has put on this eagerly awaited one-day Trout Fishing Tournament in May for the children of Martha's Vineyard. The club purchases hundreds of trout and the volunteers stock Duarte's Pond. After enjoying a delicious hot breakfast under the tent beside the pond, the kids are presented awards and prizes. Many of the club's current members fished in this tournament as children. Now their kids are baiting the hooks. 6am - 9am.

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13th Annual VFW Fluke Derby 7/7/11 - 7/8/11

Run by the Veterans of Foreign War Post in Oak Bluffs
With over 200 +/- participants looking for the winning doormat!

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    Derby Bonito
VFW Fluke Derby
Photo by Ralph Stewart. Copyright 2008, The Martha's
Vineyard Times. Reprinted with permission.
Derby Weakfish
MV Rod & Gun Club, Kids Trout Derby
Photo by Susan Safford. Copyright 2009, The Martha's
Vineyard Times. Reprinted with permission.
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