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TMCA Spring Fling!

May 3, 2019 - May 5, 2019

Texas Mariners and Cruising Association

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Spring Fling returns for another exciting four day event with all of the favorite activites:   educational sessions, music, poker run, flare shoot-off, opti-races and more!

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Boat Registration:  $185.  Spring Fling Registration Price Includes:

Three nights’ slip rental (including electrical and water)
Two catered dinners for Saturday night
Two admission wrist bands
Additional Night’s Slip Rental  $25

Additional 3 Day Wrist Bands   $25


Friday Night – Food Trucks will be available for purchasing meal from great local vendors

Saturday and Sunday Breakfast and Lunch – PAYC will be cooking up some great breakfasts and lunches (including their world famous rum pancakes)

Saturday Night Dinner – We’ll have a catered bar-b-que dinner from Courvilles which includes BBQ Beef, Smoked Chicken Quarters, Potato Salad & Cole Slaw, Pickles/Onions/Bread, BBQ Sauce on the side, Dessert, Ice Tea.  Two Saturday night dinners are included in the boat registration fee.  Additional meals $25/pp


Poker Dock Crawl – Back by popular demand!  Walk the docks, meet new friends, try your luck at the winning poker hand, and have a beverage – or two.

Flare Shoot Off – Have you ever shot a flare?  Would you know what to do in case of an emergency?  Bring expired flares and learn the proper procedures

Vessel Safety Check – Have your boat inspected at Spring Fling by the US Power Squadron for a free Vessel Safety Check

50/50 Raffle – Try your luck at winning the 50/50 Raffle.  Need not be present to win

Opti Relay Race – Test your sailing skills on an Opti sailboat


Spring Fling takes many volunteers. If you would like to help us in any way, please contact Jean Mason, jeanmarie1017@gmail.com

Hotel – If you’re driving over:

Hampton Inn & Suites Port Arthur – 7660 Memorial Blvd., Port Arthur,  409-722-6999.  $94 Delux King Suite, $104 Delux Double Suite.  Mention TMCA Spring Fling for the group rate, free parking, free breakfast


May 3, 2019
May 5, 2019
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Pleasure Island Marina
520 Pleasure Island Blvd.
Port Arthur, TX 77640 United States
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