The Lobster Trap Challenge will take place again this year at the Silver Fox Marine through out carnival week, starting on Monday, July 11th to Saturday, July 16th with the finale on Sunday, July 17th. Competitors attempt to race across a string of upside-down lobster traps in the water as fast as they safely can without taking a SPLASH into the water! The daily finalist with proceed to the finale on Sunday, July 17th to compete for the grand prize of 50 pounds of lobster.
This exciting event made its debut during 2010 Summerside Lobster Carnival and was a very entertaining and fun filled. This proved to be quite popular with approximately 150 people entering to try and win the coveted prize.