Children's of Alabama New Event, Hooked on a Cure, Sure to be a Catch; Fundraiser to Benefit Children's Patients from Mobile and Baldwin CountiesAugust 6, 2021
ORANGE BEACH – Hooked on a Cure, a fundraiser to benefit patients from the Alabama Gulf Coast treated at Children’s of Alabama, will take place on Friday, August 27 through Saturday, August 28, 2021. Fishing enthusiasts and friends in Mobile and Baldwin counties are invited to enjoy a day of inshore or offshore fishing at Bear Point
Harbor, located at 5749 Bay La Launch Avenue.
Crewmembers, sponsors and plus-ones are welcome to attend the Captain’s Meeting at OSO taking place on Friday evening, where dinner, drinks, door prizes and live music by Blue Levee Band will be available. On Saturday, fishing teams will set sail for the inshore and offshore tournament. As a family-friendly event, guests are invited to listen while the Doc Johnson Band plays and watch as boats begin weighing-in from 4 to 8 p.m.
Four-man teams are eligible to register for the fishing tournament. The inshore fishing registration is $250 per boat, while offshore fishing registration is $500 per boat – with an additional $25 to participate in the jackpot category. All boats must be under the bridge by Bear Point Harbor at 4 p.m. on Saturday.
Children’s of Alabama patients and their families in the area are invited to attend the Hooked on a Cure event, where they will be celebrated and honored.
This event will follow CDC and state COVID-19 recommendations. For more information or to register online, visit give.childrensal.org/hookedonacure or call Kerrie Benson at (251) 610-4969. Event updates will be posted regularly to facebook.com/ChildrensHookedonaCure.