This has become a really popular event on the Mendocino Coast .. all for a good cause: support Mendocino Area Parks Association (MAPA), a volunteer group which helps manage (and has saved) local state parks in view of state parks funding cutbacks.
When: Saturday, Oct 5 11:00a to 4:00p
Where: Noyo Harbor, Fort Bragg, Ca
Details: Mendocino Area Parks Association (MAPA) invites abalone divers and cooks to form competition cook teams and register for the chance to win the World Championship Abalone Cook title and trophy, or a Grand Prize of a week at a private villa in the Yucatan, or one of 1st, 2nd and 3rd place prizes of various dive gear.
For more information on being a competing cook, or for abalone tasting-judge tickets, please contact MAPA at www.mendoparks.org, firstname.lastname@example.org, or 707.937.4700.