Matanzas on the Bay on Fort Myers Beach will present the JENDU Cornhole Tournament on Saturday, Feb. 27, with tournament brackets beginning at noon, followed by a championship game at approximately 3 p.m. The event will feature a single elimination tournament, where the best team out of three games will be declared the winner. The grand prize package presented to the winning team will include a JENDU Cornhole Board set, $100 gift certificate to Matanzas on the Bay, a free night stay at Matanzas Bayside Inn and a championship trophy. Tournament festivities will also include a 50/50 raffle, $100 Long Shot Shoot Out and awards for Most Spirited Team and Runner Up.
Check in will begin at 11 a.m. for all teams. Two-person teams and single players can register for the tournament at www.JenduRecreation.com, with registration $40 per team for two-person teams, and $20 per person for single players. Registration includes tournament participation, team shirts, goodie bags, door prize raffle drawings and buy-one-get-one drinks at Matanzas on the Bay.
The deadline to register is Friday, Feb. 19 to secure team shirts. For event questions, please contact Jenene Dulaney at 239-571-6961 or JDulaney@JenduRecreation.com.
Matanzas on the Bay and Petey’s Upper Deck are best known for waterfront views, fresh seafood and old Florida ambience and is located at 416 Crescent St. on Fort Myers Beach on Estero Bay. The restaurant serves lunch and dinner daily, as well as caters to special occasions and private parties. As part of its commitment to use as many locally sourced products as possible, Matanzas on the Bay offers fresh produce in partnership with Oakes Farm, rum from the Wicked Dolphin Rum Distillery and draft beer from Fort Myers Brewery. Its upstairs sports bar, Petey’s Upper Deck, is popularly known for its Dave’s Dockside Pizza, named the best pizza on Fort Myers Beach. The restaurant is located adjacent to the Matanzas Bayside Inn waterfront accommodations, just steps away from the Fort Myers Beach entertainment district. Free car parking and boat dockage is available. To book your party or for more information, call 239-463-3838 or visit www.MatanzasontheBay.com.