Chesapeake Bay Wine Classic Foundation — Wine, Women and Fishing registration now open

Registration is now open for the Chesapeake Bay Wine Classic Foundation, Wine, Women and Fishing (WWF) event. One of the most colorful annual events held by the Chesapeake Bay Wine Classic Foundation, the WWF has raised more than $240,000 for breast cancer research at Eastern Virginia Medical School.

Photo courtesy of WWF

Photo courtesy of WWF


Schedule of events

Saturday, August 17

  • Registration: 5:30–7:30 pm
  • Captain’s Meeting: 7 pm

Sunday, August 18

  • Fishing: Lines in the water at 8:30 am; out of the water at 3 pm
  • Dock Party: 5 pm–7 pm
  • Scales open at 5 pm. Watch the decorated boats come in to the weigh station while enjoying great refreshments and North Carlina Shrimp!
  • Awards Party, Music and Dinner: 7 pm–11 pm

Registration is $700 per team for up to six lady anglers on a boat. (Entry fee does not include boat).  Each team receives an invitation to the registration party, six tickets to the all-inclusive awards banquet and a goody bag and t-shirt for each angler. Each team is responsible for charter fees and tipping, as well as any additional tickets for the awards banquet. Entry fee after July 15, 2013 is $800.


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