Grant Seafood Festival opens Friday

The 53rd annual Grant Seafood Festival will be held Saturday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Grant Community Center.

“It’s enjoyable because of the live music and different food options,” sophomore Tatum Berard said.

Admission and parking are free, but pets, coolers, set-up tents, umbrellas and overnight parking are prohibited.

“I mean I wish I could bring my dog but I understand because all the people with food,” sophomore Andrea Cumba said.

Food tickets will available at a booth and food prices range from one to seven tickets with each ticket costing $1.50.

All proceeds will be put back into the community of Grant. Projects include the Grant Seafood Festival scholarship fund, Grant Community Library, Grant Historical House and The Grant Community Center. 

By Lauren Grabowski