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Fishing festival

  • Fårasundet, Sjernarøy
  • 51 71 05 45
  • July 22, 2017 - July 22, 2017
  •  /  12:00 AM to 11:59 PM
  • (1 Upcoming Dates)

The fishing festival at Sjernarøy has been organised every year since 1968, and is one of the country's oldest fishing festivals. Registration starts at 9:00 am. To compete in the competition, the fish must be weighed before 2:30 pm. Award ceremony starts at 3:00 pm. Fishing for sinny wrasses only takes place at the designated place, and is reserved for children from 0-10 years with life jacket or accompanied by an adult. There will be a prize for the most number of sinny wrasses caught alive. After the award ceremony, the program is over, but you may want to sit down to enjoy cold or hot drinks, or simply enjoy good company. In the evening, the Danish band "KANDIS" will perform and there will be dancing. 

There will be a prize in the following well-known classes: Gentlemen (16-) Biggest pollack Biggest pollock Largest cod

Ladies (16-) Biggest pollack Biggest pollock Largest cod

Junior (10-16) Biggest pollack Biggest pollock Largest cod

Children (0-10) Biggest pollack Biggest pollock Largest cod Biggest catch of sinny wrasses

  • Last Updated: 05/11/2017
  • Source: Region Stavanger
Saturday, July 22, 2017

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Sjernarøy, Norway
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59° 15' 29" N / 5° 50' 51" E
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