Oriental Rotary Club Tarpon Tournament Is This Weekend

This coming weekend, July 29 th through the 31st, River Neuse Suites hotel in Oriental will host the Annual Tarpon Catch and Release Fishing Tournament. The Oriental Rotary Club, who sponsors the event each summer, has an entertaining and exciting schedule for the weekend with cash prizes totaling just under $12,000. Proceeds from the tournament are used to award scholarships to outstanding students in Pamlico County.

It promises to be a fun weekend complete with a barbecue dinner and live music on the lawns of the hotel. The weekend finale is on Sunday at 4:00 p.m. when the award ceremony takes place and the cash prizes are given out.