In August 1885, the fledgling association organised a tournament to raise funds.
18 Aug Renton v Vale of Leven 1-2 (after a draw)
Semi-final (both at Boghead Park 600)
21 Aug Dumbarton Athletic v Vale of Leven Wanderers 2-0
21 Aug Dumbarton v Vale of Leven 0-0
25 Aug Vale of Leven v Dumbarton 0-1
Final at Boghead Park, Dumbarton
27 Aug Dumbarton v Dumbarton Athletic 2-0