On July 23, 2015

Cape Ann's Marina & Resort | Gloucester, MA

75 Essex Avenue, Gloucester, MA 01930


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About Bluefin Blowout

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Thanks again to the LYON-WAUGH AUTO GROUP for making this annual event possible! The Lyon-Waugh Auto Group will be the Platinum Presenting Sponsor for the fourth year in a row! Their dedication to our tournament stems not only from their continuous involvement in the City of Gloucester, but also from its Managing Partner, Warren Waugh, whose passion for fishing is like many of ours – borderline addictive! READ MORE



Our Esteemed Partners/Sponsors for this event

During this 3-day event and throughout the months leading up to the tournament, your company will enjoy the promotional benefits of being part of the 2015 Bluefin Blowout – a celebration of giant tuna fishing in America’s Oldest Seaport! Join the ranks of our elite sponsors now by becoming a sponsor. SEE SPONSOR PACKAGES

Event Schedule

Day 1
  • 10:00 am - THUR | JULY 23

    4:00 PM REGISTRATION (at Tournament Tent)

    All captains must be present to check in (for those who are not staying at the Cape Ann's Marina or that cannot attend, we require a call or e-mail prior to 12:00PM for check in) NOTE: FREE ICE provided by Compass Seafood. Bait is available for purchase.

    6:30 PM CAPTAIN'S DINNER Introduction of rules|regulations.

Day 2
  • 10:00 am - FRI | JULY 24

    12:00 AM Boats Permitted to Leave Docks

    5:00 PM Weigh In Starts

    5:30 PM WINEFEST



    8:30 PM Weigh In Ends

    9:00 PM LIVE MUSIC

Day 3

Promotional Video

Check out the trailer created for last year's Bluefin Blowout by our friends at Funky Red Bar Films.  Still not convinced? Check out additional video highlights from previous Bluefin Blowouts.

Presenting Sponsor

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Thanks again to the Lyon-Waugh Auto Group for taking the charge as Presenting Sponsor! The generosity of our elite group of sponsors provide our tournament team the opportunity to offer this event for the captains, crew, and fishing enthusiasts nationwide. This action packed event includes a weigh-in station, giant tent, live entertainment, harbor party cruises, and much more!


    Generic Questions About This Event

    In memory of Madelyn Rose Bouley, the Bluefin Blowout proudly supports important funding needs within Child Life Services at Floating Hospital for Children.
    2015 Marks the fourth year for the annual Bluefin Blowout – which hosted it’s first event in the summer of 2011
    The Cape Ann Marina is located at 75 Essex Avenue, Gloucester, MA 01930.
    Yes, parking is available at the Cape Ann Marina. We also work with the City of Gloucester to arrange for parking in nearby lots.
    The Bluefin Blowout will proceed rain or shine. Dress and plan accordingly.
    The Boston Bruins Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that assists charitable organizations that demonstrate a commitment to enhancing the quality of life for children throughout New England READ MORE
    You can get involved by registering a boat, becoming a sponsor, volunteering, or just show up to participate in the festivities all weekend! 
    Last year’s winner, Dave Carraro of the hit NatGeo show “Wicked Tuna” and his crew landed a 914 lb Bluefin Tuna last year!


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