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Boys Town South Florida Ohana Salty Classic – KDW Fishing Tournament

​​​ September 3rd & 4th, 2021

Sailfish Marina, 98 Lake Drive, Palm Beach Shores, Fl 33404

​ The Ohana Salty Classic is a saltwater o​ffshore fishing tournament benefiting the children and families of Boys Town South Florida.

Ohana Salty ClassicThis inaugural event and fundraiser aims to educate local communities about Boys Town services and how they strengthen children and families through life-changing care. Comprised of two days of South Florida sun, fun, food and fishing, the Ohana Salty Classic is sure to be a splash with any family! Located on beautiful Singer Island, Sailfish Marina is a world-class fishing destination and our sponsored venue.

Festivities begin on Friday with a Kickoff Party and Captains Meeting. The International Game Fish Association (IGFA) has partnered with the Ohana Salty Classic and will be hosting a “Kids Fishing Clinic." During this completely IGFA-funded, interactive class, IGFA facilitates a signature hands-on and interactive method of teaching children basic tackle, knot tying, conservation, environmental stewardship, casting and angling safety. Each participant will receive a fishing rod and reel upon completion of this fun-filled class. Spots are limited so please register as soon as possible.

FishingOn Saturday, The Ohana Salty Classic officially begins with “lines-in" at 7 am followed by 8 competitive hours of saltwater sport fishing. As the afternoon heats up, Sailfish Marina is the place to be as the Salty Classic teams return to the docks with their catch! Come join us dockside for an exciting afternoon at the Salty Classic weigh-in, complete with interactive audience participation games and prizes from 2 to 4 pm. And the fun doesn't end there! A Hawaiian luau situated by the beautiful intracoastal waterway will begin at 6 pm, followed by the presentation of tournament awards. Complete with a prize-filled auction, Hawaiian hula dancers, flame throwers and tropical steel drum music, the Salty Classic Hawaiian Luau is the perfect way to round out your South Florida summer's day and cheer on the Salty Classic tournament winners.

​With your support, we will continue to ensure the future of Boys Town South Florida services and programs. Through our compassionate guidance and effective care, children and families find the strength to rise above their challenging circumstances and find a brighter future. Reaching our goals is possible with your help. Thank you for being part of our mission of changing t​he way America cares for children and families.

Thank you to our sponsors and partners.

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