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16th Annual Wedgeport Tuna Tournament & Festival

This annual event offers lots of family fun with live entertainment, fishing for kids, local seafood, tournament weigh-ins, a pageant and more! 

Tentative Activities and Dates

• Trivia Night (Aug. 17)
• Tuna Run (am) and Princess Tea (pm) (Aug. 18 )
• Opening Ceremony Wine & Cheese and Fireworks (Aug. 19)
• Captains’ Send Off and Herring Toss (Aug. 20 )
• Scavenger Hunt and Jr. Fishing Derby (Aug. 21)
• Tuna Pageant (Aug. 22 )
• Seafood Extravaganza and Official Weighing and Viewing of Tuna (Aug. 23 )
• Seafood Extravaganza, Official Weighing and Viewing of Tuna, Closing Ceremonies, plus Beer Garden and Live Entertainment (Aug. 24)

For an updated schedule of events, visit


Occurs Saturday, August 17, 2019 until Saturday, August 24, 2019


Varies per Event


Lower Wedgeport, Nova Scotia B0W 2B0 On Route 334, off Route 3, 57 Tuna Wharf Rd., Wedgeport, NS


T: (902) 663-2560