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Crawfish Crawl is Saturday

News Staff Report

Got a hankerin’ for some crawfish? Show up at Tom Byrne Park this Saturday and eat your fill.
The Chamber of Commerce is holding the first Crawfish Crawl – an all-you-can-eat event with live entertainment!
Gates open at 10 a.m. and at 11a.m., crawfish will be served.
Live entertainment, beginning at 10:30, includes the ECHS Jazz Band followed immediately by Britt & Brad. At 12:30, Nashville recording artist Ashley Dawn will take to the stage and perform until 3 p.m.
Tickets are $20 before May 19, $25 at the gate.
Bring your coolers and your chairs.
Also on hand,
* Kona Ice will be there. They’re donating a portion of their proceeds to the ECHS Jazz Band.
* LifeSouth Community Blood Center will be there for donors interested in giving blood. All donors will be entered for a chance to win a Tundra50 Yeti! Additionally, all donors will receive a recognition item and a free cholesterol screening. (Donors must be 16years or older, weigh at least 110 lbs., and show a photo ID. 16-year-olds will require a written parental permission.) LifeSouth is currently experiencing a critical need for all negative blood types. Did you know that just 17 donations, could help save up to 51 lives in our local community?