27th Annual Mullet toss Championship Saturday at Matlacha Community Park
The Greater Pine Island Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring of the 27th annual Southwest Florida Mullet Toss Championship. This year’s event will be held on March 10 at the Matlacha Community Park, 4577 Pine Island Road, N.W., in Matlacha.
Festivities will begin at 11 a.m. and run until 5 p.m. Registration for participants of the Mullet Toss competition will begin at 10 a.m. and the first toss will be made by special guest Carol Polis, the first female professional boxing judge in the world, at 11 a.m. Polis is also the author of “The Lady is a Champ” and she will be available to discuss her career in the boxing world. Copies of her book may be purchased.
The Pine Island Kiwanis “Fish Drop” will begin at 4 p.m. Tickets for may be purchased at the event, Greater Pine Island Chamber of Commerce Welcome Center, Winn-Dixie in St. James City or Century 21 Real Estate Office also in St. James City.