For lots of many years, Marco Island inhabitants and seasonal site visitors have looked ahead to the weekly Fish Fry sponsored by the San Marco Church Knights of Columbus in cooperation with the Columbiettes. The Friday night time beloved starts the week of Ash Wednesday and operates by Lent.
This calendar year the remarkable fish fries started on March 4, with the last Fish Fry to consider place on Friday, April 8. That usually means this Friday will be the very last prospect to get pleasure from a superb meal for a great lead to. Proceeds guidance lots of of the Knights’ philanthropic efforts in the course of our neighborhood.
As in the earlier, these coming to the preferred Friday night fish meal can appreciate their dinner at the San Marco Parish Hall. The parish corridor is found on the campus of the San Marco Church on San Marco Highway. On numerous of the Friday evenings through Lent, the corporation of buddies and neighbors were being as considerably of a treat as the great fried and baked fish dinners.
The meals are ready onsite by the Knights, who perform all working day in planning of the weekly occasion that has turn out to be a mainstay each spring.
“This is a superb prospect to permit our friends to appear alongside one another and delight in the company of aged close friends or total strangers,” reported previous Grand Knight Joe Granda, who has labored the activities considering the fact that their inception.
For individuals wishing to try to eat their supper at home, they may well park in the church good deal and arrive into the parish corridor to purchase their meal. Runners will deliver the foods out to your automobile. This past 7 days there were shut to 140 get-out foods well prepared.
Doors open at 4:30 PM and stay open up until eventually 7 PM. The expense is $14 for grownups and $5 for children. Meals include a generous part of mouth watering North Atlantic Cod, which is presented possibly as baked or fried, French fries or baked potato, creamy coleslaw, rolls and butter, a delectable collection of ice product or sherbet, as well as coffee. Soda, h2o or wine may perhaps be ordered individually.
Very good Friday is on April 15 this year and Easter will be celebrated on April 17.