2013 Rodeo Schedule
Thursday, June 20, 2013 – The competition begins at 12:01a.m. (no weigh in on this day).
Friday, June 21, 2013 – Food and beverages will be sold.
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm Scales open
8:00 pm Live music by the Beau Young Band
Saturday, June 22, 2013 – Food and beverages will be sold.
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm Scales open
6:00 pm Children's activities begin
6:00 pm Live music by the Huval-Fuselier Cajun Band
9:30 pm Live music by Travis Matte and the Kingpins
Sunday, June 23, 2013 – Food and beverages will be sold.
10:30 am - 1:30 pm Scales open
1:30 pm Auction and Awards Ceremony
Fishing for Memories is a nonprofit organization created to develop awareness of Alzheimer’s disease while raising money for research and to support families dealing with this life-altering diagnosis. This saltwater fishing tournament is held at the Abbeville Harbor and Terminal Public Boat Launch near Maxie Pierce Grocery in Intracoastal City, Louisiana.
Proceeds are donated to the Louisiana Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association. Cash prizes are awarded for the three heaviest fish in 12 categories in the adult division. In the youth division, children 13 and under with the three heaviest fish in 4 categories are awarded trophies with a lifetime Louisiana fishing license going to the 4 first-place winners. Plaques are awarded to the Best Inshore and Best Offshore Boats.
Tickets available at the following locations:
- Abbeville Snapper
- Acadiana Outfitters
- Dale's Texaco
- Don's Landing
- Five Oaks Grocery
- Gulfway Sporting Goods
- Maw & Paw's Bait Shop
- Maxie Pierce Grocery
- Railside Feed and Supply
- T-Coon's Restaurant
- Touchard Marine Supply
- West Marine
Alzheimer's Association 24/7 Helpline: (800) 272.3900