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Welcome to the 26th annual Sneads Ferry King Mackerel Tournament (an SKA sanctioned event), to be held August 19-20th, brought to you by the Sneads Ferry Rotary Club. All activities for the KMT will be at the New River Marina, 104 James Road, Sneads Ferry, NC 28460. Major sponsors are: Onslow County, Power Marine Outfitters, JOEMC, & Pluris. Over $40,000 in prizes will be awarded. Register today!

The fishing day tournament begins at 7:00am on August 19th with scales opening at 3:00pm and last check-in at 5:00pm. The awards ceremony, also open to the public, is at 6:30pm on August 19th. Visit, like, and follow us on Facebook for live coverage from the KMT at Sneads Ferry KMT or follow us on Twitter at Sneads Ferry KMT where we will also stream live results.

All proceeds from the tournament support the Rotary Club of Sneads Ferry service projects. Last year the club provided nine scholarship to deserving high school students, provided a free dinner to over 350 senior citizens, provided Christmas groceries to needy families and provided a beautiful flag pole with a continuously lit U.S. flag at the new Sneads Ferry Boat Launch, among many other projects.

Contact this year’s KMT Director:  Robert J. McLaughlin at 910-938-0930 with questions. Register Today!

Also, please join us for our KMT Captain’s Dinner, sponsored by Pluris, from 5:30pm to 8:00pm on Friday, August 18th. Tickets are $15 each. The Captain’s Dinner, which is open to the public, runs from 5:30PM until 8PM on August 18th and features locally wild-caught and homemade shrimp and clam chowder with all the fixings. Contact us to purchase tickets or buy them directly from a Sneads Ferry Rotary Club member today. Proceeds go to supporting our local community and families.