Fish Fry and Catfish Court returns on Nov. 23
Bring out the ceremonial batter! After polishing off plates of the most delicious catfish, hushpuppies, cheese grits, and cole slaw east of the Mississippi, we’ll crown this year’s catfish king or queen as they take the catfish throne!
This year’s event will also include live music as well as live and silent auctions! The event is held from 11am to 3pm, but all of the action will take place from 12pm to 1:30pm so mark your calendar and don’t miss it!
2019 CATFISH COURT COMPETITION
Some of Rome’s finest local “celebrities” are competing for the chance to sit upon the catfish throne and be crowned this year’s Catfish King or Queen.
Check back here soon for updates on this year’s competitors.
FISH FRY MENU AND TICKET INFORMATION
Once again, CRBI’s Musselhead volunteers will be serving up delicious plates of fried US-farm-raised catfish filets, hushpuppies, coleslaw, and cheese grits. Wash it all down with tea and then try one (or more) of our delicious desserts.
Tickets are $10 for adult plates and $7 for small fry (child) plates. Tickets may be purchased online using the order form below or from CRBI board members and volunteers.
WHEN: SATURDAY, NOV. 23, 2019 – FISH SERVED 11 AM TO 3 PM – CATFISH COURT CEREMONY AT 1:30 PM
WHERE: FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH IN DOWNTOWN ROME
WHY: EAT A FISH, SAVE A RIVER! PROCEEDS BENEFIT CRBI’S EFFORTS TO PROTECT ONE OF NORTH AMERICA’S MOST BIOLOGICALLY DIVERSE RIVER BASINS…INCLUDING THE CATFISH THAT LIVE THERE!
WANT TO GET INVOLVED?
Sponsorship opportunities are available for individuals and businesses who are interested in being a part of the Fish Fry. Also, volunteers are needed to help sell Fish Fry tickets, secure donations, and cook up all of the delicious food for the Fish Fry. If you’re interested in helping out, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 706.232.2724.
BUY YOUR TICKETS TODAY: