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Essex Rotary Club - 54th Annual Rotary Shad Bake and Family Day -  Saturday, June 2, 2012
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If you like baked shad, lots of fun, and a great family day, be sure to attend the 2008 Essex Rotary Club Shad Bake and Family Day on June 2, 2012. If you don't like baked shad, there will be lots of other treats and good food like hot dogs and chicken! See shad baked on planks on traditional fires. Rides, music, antique cars and plenty of baked shad.
Date: Saturday - June 2, 2012;
Location: Essex Elementary School Grounds in Centerbrook, CT;
Food served from 4:30PM till 7PM; Live Music from 5PM till 8PM.
  • Fresh Fire Roasted CT River Shad or BBQ Chicken or Hot Dogs
  • Potato Salad
  • Green Salad
  • Lyman Orchardís Apple Pie and Fresh Brewed Coffee. (Soda/Bottled Water will also be available for purchase)
  • Shucked Clams & Oysters with all the fixinís (available for an additional fee).
    There will also be:
There will also be:
  • Live Music,
  • Antique Cars, and
  • Firetruck/Moon Bounces, Face Painting, Cotton Candy, Popcorn and Sno Cones for the kids! (All kids activities are included in ticket price.) 
Ticket Prices for this fundraiser are: $20 per Adult, $10 for Kids (12-18),
FREE for Kids (0-12)

The Shad Bake is held Rain or Shine. (Although we far prefer the shine.) There is covered outdoor seating as well as seating inside the Elementary School. Tickets are non-refundable
  {Nailing Shad Filets to Planks}     {Putting Butter on Shad Filets}
{Shad Cooking in Front of Fire}
{Antique Cars at Shad Bake}
{People Eating Shadin Dining Room}
    {Giant Slide at Shad Bake}
Tickets can be purchased online from the Rotary Club Website at for $20 per Adult, $10 per Child (unless sold out). Ticket sales will begin in mid-April 2008.
The Shad Bake will be held at the Essex Elementary School in Centerbrook, CT(1 mile East of Exit 3, off Route 9).
Bring a Picnic Blanket, and portable Chairs if you wish to eat out on the Lawn. Tables and Chairs will be provided for indoor dining, as well as for tables under the covered entrance to the school. Bring your OWN favorite beverages.
For further information or questions about anything, please call the Rotary Club Shad Ticketmaster...
Mr. David Newbegin - 1-(860) 767-9158 (6PM to 9PM Mon - Fri) (10AM to 8PM Sat & Sun).
Images and descriptions on this page are used by permission of the Essex Rotary Club, and are protected under United States Copyright Laws. For information, contact the Essex Rotary Club.

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