JOIN US for the first ever KWLA Virtual Best Dressed Contest, may the six best dressed teams WIN! The annual BDC is the highlight of the tournament for KWLA participants & although it may look a tad different this year, we’re still encouraging teams to dress up & GET CREATIVE!


Contest OPENS on Friday, May 22 and will CLOSE on Sunday, June 7. To enter, upload a photo of your team in their best-dressed attire to the KWLA Best Dressed Contest Facebook Event page (HERE). Your post MUST INCLUDE: (1) Team Name and (2) Boat Name in the caption to qualify. Teams are encouraged to take advantage of props, scenery and locations to enhance their theme and overall impression! One entry per registered team. Photo must be submitted by 11:59 PM on Sunday, June 7th.

A panel of (3) volunteers from Carteret Health Care will judge submitted photos from contestants on Monday, June 8th. There will be (1) winner for each of the following categories: Creativity, Originality, Presentation, Spirit, Fishiest, and Effort.

Winners will be announced Monday, June 8th at 10:00 AM via Facebook LIVE on The Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament page. Results will be posted on all social platforms. Once the contest has ended, all team photos will be available to view collectively on

The winning team for each of the six categories will receive a prize pack filled with items from The Posh Pelican Atlantic Beach!

QUESTIONS? Contact KWLA Tournament Director, or (252) 725-1568