19th Annual Wine, Women & Fishing Ladies-Only Charity Billfish Tournament

One of the most colorful annual events held by the Chesapeake Bay Wine Classic Foundation, Wine, Women and Fishing (WWF) has raised more than $800,000 for breast cancer research at Eastern Virginia Medical School. Open to women of all levels of fishing expertise, we enthusiastically thank everyone who participates in the tournament, especially the anglers, the captains and mates, and our wonderful volunteers. All activities take place under the big tent at Southside Marina – 416 Southside Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23451.

Watch Linda Church in this touching video

WWF Event Schedule 2021

Saturday, August 14

  • Registration: 5:30–7:30 pm
  • Captain’s Meeting: 7 pm

Sunday, August 15

  • Fishing: Lines in the water at 8:30 am; out of the water at 3 pm
  • Dock Party: 5 pm–7 pm
  • Scales open at 5 pm. Watch the decorated boats come in to the weigh station while enjoying great refreshments and North Carolina Shrimp!
  • Awards Party, Music and Dinner: 7 pm–10 pm

Enjoy a rockin’ good party with great wine, music and friends. Participate in a variety of wine tastings and Bourbon Tastings by Breakthru Beverage Virginia! Watch the Crazy Crew contest, and enjoy the open bar with summer specialty drinks! Best of all, we’ll raise money for breast cancer research at EVMS!

Headline Band: Guava Jam

Tickets: $75 in advance and $85 at the door