The Memorial Day weekend will kick off the the fishing season with the Fripp Island Memorial Day Fishing Tournament.
The two-day tournament will start Thursday with registration from 6 to 7 p.m. followed by the captains' meeting and a Lowcountry cookout.
Friday and Saturday are fishing days. Fishing starts at sunrise and weigh-ins close at 6 p.m., with an awards ceremony following Saturday weigh-ins.
There will be a 90 percent payout of all entries. There will be first- and second-place honors for largest dolphin, largest wahoo, king, cobia and Spanish. Live entertainment is planned at the tournament.
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Details: Call the Fripp Island Marina, 843-838-1517
FREE TENNIS LESSONS
Van Der Meer Tennis is offering free tennis lessons this week in conjunction with TennisUniversity Week.
Free lessons will be given by visiting professionals from 5 to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday for ages 12 and older and all skill levels. No reervations are necessary. Lessons go on, rain or shine.
Details: Call the Van Der Meer Pro Shop, 843-785-8388