Make-A-Wish® Tuna Challenge
Welcome to the Make-A-Wish Tuna Challenge, an annual tuna tournament and fundraiser in San Diego with all proceeds going to the Make-A-Wish Foundation® of San Diego, Inc.
Save the Date on August 23-25, 2019
The 2019 Make-A-Wish Tuna Challenge will be angling for a good cause in San Diego for its annual three-day Tuna Challenge tournament and event benefiting Make-A-Wish San Diego again this year. This event is the largest tuna fishing tournament in the continental U.S., raising over $3 million to date for granting wishes in San Diego. The tournament will culminate with an awards banquet celebration on Sunday, August 25 at the Portuguese Hall hosting a fresh fish fry lunch with entertainment, and a chance to win raffle items and bid on great auction items.
Important 2019 Dates
- “Early Bird” Deadline/Entry Fee Change
Wednesday, July 31st
- Captain’s Meeting
Friday, August 23rd, 6PM
- Tuna Challenge Tournament
Saturday, August 24th, 5AM
- Awards Banquet and Auction
Sunday, August 25th, 10AM
at Portuguese Hall
2019 Tournament Form
- 2019 Tournament Rules (PDF)
Every year Tuna Challenge is made possible with the support of generous volunteers, from the awards banquet and fileting fish to collecting donations and much, much more. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer then please contact [email protected].
Visit the Make-A-Wish Tuna Challenge website for more information.