Capt. Porky’s Bait & Tackle Sold

Captain Porky’s Bait & Tackle Shop in Edgartown, MA, has been sold, according to the Martha’s Vineyard Times.

Porky, whose real name is Everett Francis, has owned the tackle shop with his wife, Carol, since 1993. The couple sold the tackle shop to Peter and Melissa Sliwkowski, owners of Larry’s Tackle Shop, also based in Edgartown.


Read more about the history and sale of Capt. Porky’s Bait & Tackle.