March 11, 2023: 2023 Derby Scheduled for March 11 at Portuguese Hall.
19TH ANNUAL SAND CRAB CLASSIC PERCH DERBY
Fish all morning anywhere you want. Weigh-in at Portuguese Hall ENDS at 1pm!
The date is March 11 2023 at the Portuguese Hall CPDES 216 Evergreen St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060. Current entry list for March 11, 2023 is viewable HERE.
THE SAND CRAB CLASSIC IS AN ANNUAL BENEFIT FOR THE MONTEREY BAY SALMON AND TROUT PROJECT
The all-day event is hosted at Santa Cruz Portuguese Hall on the second Saturday of March, every year. Competitors fish wherever they want in the morning, then meet the 1pm weigh-in time. Then, it’s an afternoon party filled with food, family and fun. Trophies are awarded and hundreds of prizes are distributed via raffle and silent auction.
Our aim is to support the critical work of the Monterey Bay Salmon and Trout Project to protect and enhance local populations of endangered and threatened anadromous fish populations. At the same time, we are building and enhancing a family-friendly fishing community while increasing awareness and involvement with the Monterey Bay Salmon and Trout Project.
Due to venue capacity restrictions, the event is limited to 300 online entries. Here's what you get for your entry fee:
***Awesome Golden Chalice Trophies*** for our multiple winners each year!
* A chance at great prizes and giveaway items from our sponsors!
* Ongoing community support for the Monterey Bay Salmon & Trout Project!
* BBQ feast during weigh in at Portuguese Hall.
* One coveted Sand Crab Classic T-shirt! We have your size recorded already.
* MUST BE PRESENT TO PICK UP T-SHIRT. Sorry no substitutions, and we cannot ship.
CHECK OUT THE SANDCRAB CLASSIC ON FACEBOOK FOR EVENT PICTURES, VIDEOS AND YEAR-ROUND MONTEREY BAY SURFCASTING INFO
Questions email: firstname.lastname@example.org Bushy (Allen Bushnell)
|When:||March 11, 2023. 1:00 pm weigh-in deadline|
|Where:||Portuguese Hall, 216 Evergreen St.
Santa Cruz 95060.
|Why:||Good times, good fishing, good friends, good food & supporting a GREAT cause!|
Online entries will be available at the beginning of January. All previous contestants will be notified via email of exact time and date entries will open. The entry list will be viewable HERE. So, clear your calendars for March 11 and show up! Your entry fees are counted as a direct donation to the Monterey Bay Salmon and Trout Project. Thanks you so much for your continued support.
$45.00 for Adult.
$35.00 for Junior (under 16 yrs old)
Meal only tickets available at the door $15.00
Extra T-Shirts $20.00 can be ordered with entry only.
T-Shirts for 2023 distributed on Derby Day only, no shipping.
Extra 2023 T-Shirts not available on Derby Day for purchase.
Vintage T-Shirts may be available for purchase on Derby Day.
About The Tournament
Sand Crab Classic is an enjoyable day of fishing with family and friends, where all proceeds raised go to support the Monterey Bay Salmon Trout Project.https://mbstp.org