‘Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks’ Season 3 Premiere Party Fundraiser This Weekend

Posted By on July 21, 2016

The popular NatGeo (National Geographic Channel) series Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks, filmed locally on the Outer Banks, North Carolina, returns for Season 3 this Monday, but attendees at this weekend’s premiere party fundraiser at Pirate’s Cove Marina will get to see the first episode of the new season two days early.  

The local premiere party event is happening this Saturday, July 23, starting at 6pm at Pirate’s Cove Marina in Manteo.

The Season 2 finale will be screened first, to be followed by the first ever public screening of this Monday’s Season 3 premiere episode.

The local Outer Banks captains to be featured on the show this year, including two-time defending winner Capt. Greg Mayer of the Fishin’ Frenzy, Capt. Britton Shackelford of the Doghouse, and Capt. Charlie Griffin of the Reels of Fortune, will be present and available for photos with fans. 

Tickets are $30 in advance or $35 at the door, and they can be purchased in advance online here.

The event is a fundraiser for the North Carolina Watermen United, an organization that protects the rights of fishermen in North Carolina.

Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks Season 3 premieres on Monday, July 25, on the National Geographic (NatGeo) Channel. You can watch a preview of Season 3 here, and then be sure watch our interview with fan favorite Capt. Dave Marciano in the player below!

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Posted by Matt Artz

Matt Artz was a lead reporter and photographer for 'The Coastland Times' newspaper from 2000 to 2009, and has been published in the Outer Banks Sentinel, North Beach Sun, Outer Banks Milepost, among others, before launching OBX Entertainment, NC Film News, and Halloween Daily News in 2012. Matt and Sue Artz are also the founders of the annual Outer Banks Halloween Parade and the Halloween International Film Festival.

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