Tickets for our evening events go on sale January 2, 2024
Tickets will be available for sale here beginning January 2, 2024. Tickets to each evening event are sold separately. We expect to sell out and recommend you purchase tickets early. Sign up for our e-news if you would like to receive an email reminder when tickets go on sale.
Thursday Seafood Reception and Silent Auction
Thursday, February 29, 2023, 6:00 p.m.
This lively reception features a gorgeous bounty of Maine’s finest seafood donated by fishermen and organizations from across Maine, all prepared in the Samoset Resort’s kitchen. Buy your tickets early to attend this wonderful feast, connect with the fishing community, and most importantly don’t forget to scope out and bid on our silent auction taking place alongside the reception — proceeds benefit the scholarship fund.
Friday Fish Dinner and Live Auction
Friday March 1, 2023, 5:30 p.m.
A delicious meal featuring truly fresh fish – haddock from the Portland Fish Exchange – and prepared by the Samoset Resort’s kitchen. Plan to dine in the banquet room and stay for the annual live auction. After dinner a preview of items is available, followed by a live auctioneer taking your bids on gear and items you use all year round. All funds generated by our auctions go to secondary school students from Maine fishing families.
Saturday Banquet, Forum Wrap-up, and Dance Party
Saturday, March 2, 2023, 5:30 p.m.
A banquet dinner is served at our Forum wrap-up event. Recognition will be given for outstanding service and generous donations. Awards are presented and dinner is followed by musical entertainment and an invitation to join us on the dance floor. Purchase your tickets to attend and close out the Forum in style.
We also offer three evening children’s meals. Pre-registration and payment for the dinners is required, with signup forms located onsite at the forum registration desk