StriperFest

StriperFest 2017 was a huge success!

 

StriperFest is Cape Fear River Watch’s largest fundraiser of the year and we invite YOU to join us! Help restore the Cape Fear Fishery and have a great time while doing it! We have a thrilling  Live and Silent Auction & Banquet Friday night and all day Saturday is packed with educational events, our one of a kind tag & release fishing tournament, seminars, boat trips up the Cape Fear and more!

Cape Fear River Watch 2016 StriperFest Educational Day, January 16, 2016. Photo by Alan Cradick.Cape Fear River Watch 2016 StriperFest Educational Day, January 16, 2016. Photo by Alan Cradick.Cape Fear River Watch 2016 StriperFest anglers, January 16, 2016. Photo by Alan Cradick.

Schedule of Events

Auction & Banquet – 2018 date TBA

Bring your friends and come bid on vacation packages, boating equipment, unique art pieces, local restaurant packages and much more all while enjoying a catered dinner, beverages and live music. See the excitement of the auctioneer, enjoy time with fellow river lovers and support a great cause – the Cape Fear River! GET TICKETS HERE!

Community Education Day & Fishing Tournament – 2018 date TBA

Tag & Release Tournament to help study the migratory fish populations of the Cape Fear River and Community Education Day with tons of family friendly activities!
9-2pm at the Coastline Convention Center

Cape Fear River Watch 2016 StriperFest anglers, January 16, 2016. Photo by Alan Cradick.

DOWNLOAD OUR STRIPERFEST BROCHURE HERE!

Captains for the Striper Tournament are some of the most well respected guides in this area.  They understand the Striper fishery and understand why it is so important to protect it.  To see a list of our captains, click here.  If you want to fish the Cape Fear Region, these guides will put you on the fish.