The Annual Gettysburg Optimist Club Oyster and Shrimp Feed will soon be here! Gettysburg’s Premier Seafood event will take place this Saturday, February 28, 2015 between noon and 3 pm.

The popular event will be held at the Gettysburg Fire Hall located at 35 North Stratton Street, in Gettysburg.  The annual All U Can Eat Oyster & Shrimp Feed includes oysters (raw, steamed, stewed, and fried), steamed shrimp, ham, steak fries, beverages, and desserts for a donation of $35 per person!

“The Oyster & Shrimp Feed is an opportunity for the community to gather and support the youth in our community.  We have been hosting the Oyster & Shrimp Feed for over thirty years, allowing our organization to further the Optimist’s mission of “Bringing out the best in Kids” said Wayne Hill, Oyster & Shrimp Feed Chair, of the Optimist Club of Gettysburg.  “Fundraisers such as this one are essential to putting all of our plans into action,” Wayne continued.  “With this fundraiser, we hope to be able to bring more projects to the children of the community who need it most.”

Member preparation will begin Friday evening, February 27 at 6:00 pm. at the Fire Hall. The doors will open on Saturday, February 28, beginning at 11:00 am and continue through 3:00 pm. For questions on how you can volunteer to help the Optimist Club of Gettysburg or to purchase tickets for the 2015 Oyster & Shrimp Feed, please contact the clubTickets are going fast so order yours today!