- Each team will be put into a division of five teams. Each team will be guaranteed four matches against the other teams in their division with the top team in each division qualifying for playoffs.
Prize: The winners of the open division will take home a $250 prize, other top finishers will be awarded with local prizing such as gift certificates to local businesses.
- 8 divisions of 6 teams, with the top 4 teams in each division moving on to Sunday’s playoffs. Each team will be guaranteed seven matches against the other teams in the division.
- The tournament will begin with the round robin happening on Saturday, and the Playoffs concluding on Sunday
Prize: First place winners in the competitive division will take home $2,000! Second place winners get $500, and third + fourth-place teams will receive $250!
At Tide Fest in 2017, 612 participants took part in the largest tournament, and the documentation is currently being reviewed by Guinness World Records. After a weekend of throwing washers it was Mike Gulliver and Romeo Leblanc of New Brunswick who took home the $2,000 top prize. Pat MacDonald and Kenny Newcombe from the Annapolis Valley finished 2nd collecting the $750 prize.