Helping to preserve and protect the TCI environment
Due to Hurricane Irma, the 2017 Lionfish Festival is to be rescheduled
Pre-Register for the 2nd Annual Lionfish Derby
Lionfish Derbies will be held on October 21, 2017 on Providenciales and October 28, 2017 on Grand Turk and South Caicos. Over $4,500 in cash prizes will be awarded on each date. Cash prizes will be awarded for:
The Most Lionfish Caught ($1000 for 1st, $500 for 2nd, $250 for 3rd)
The Largest Lionfish Caught ($500 for 1st, $250 for 2nd, $150 for 3rd)
The Smallest Lionfish Caught ($500 for 1st, $250 for 2nd, $150 for 3rd)
The Heaviest Total Catch - one prize for total weight ($1,000)
Additional prizes may also be included.
Teams of up to 4 people can enter. Rules are downloadable below and waivers will be emailed to the Team Captain once the team has registered to participate. There is a $40 registration fee for each team of 4 people and at least the Team Captain is required to attend a Captains Meeting the evening before the Derby (time and location will be provided in the near future).