Chesapeake Academy oyster roast due Oct. 17
Chesapeake Academy’s signature autumn event—the 8th Annual Community Oyster Roast—will be held Saturday, October 17, on the school campus.
Included will be all-you-can-eat succulent roasted oysters, clam chowder, hamburgers and hot dogs with all the fixings, sweet potato French fries with cinnamon and sugar, sweet potato brownies and chocolate brownies.
Beverages include beer, wine and soft drinks. There will be warming fire pits and dance music.
Early sponsors include: Pearl Sponsors, Chesapeake Bank and Tri-Star Supermarket; Platinum Sponsors, Bay Accounts PC, Bragg & Co, Mr. and Mrs. Dave Tambellini and Main Street Pharmacy; Gold Sponsors, East Coast Boat Lifts Inc., and NAPA Dozier’s Auto Parts Inc.; and Silver Sponsors, Agents of Select Properties, Chesapeake and Crescent Home, Get & Zip Convenience Stores, Starbrite Security Inc. DCIS#11-2456 and Kilmarnock Antique Gallery.
Donors include Antique Gallery Booth V-25, Creative DeSigns of Virginia, Kellum Brothers LLC, Mr. and Mrs. Bryan Treakle, and Mr. and Mrs. Mervin Mitchell.
The Oyster Roast will be held rain or shine, from 5 to 9 p.m. on Rowe Campus in Irvington. Tickets are $45 per person and limited to the first 500 people to RSVP. You must be at least 21 to attend. To purchase tickets, call Catherine Emry at 438-5575.