Posted by Larry Dorminy | Posted on 07-12-2012
In Washington, NC, you will discover more reasons than ever to leave the familiar confines of the AICW, and journey upsteam on the Pamlico River to the Washington downtown waterfront. This SALTY SOUTHEAST CRUISERS’ NET SPONSOR has sooo much to offer the cruising community. Tell them we sent you!
7th Annual Pickin’ on the Pamlico
5:30 – 11:00
Festival Park at 119 East Water Street, Washington, NC 27889
Event posted online at www.whda.org
This event celebrates our famous and delicious Blue Crab and summertime in beautiful eastern North Carolina. Collect your friends and family and join us on the banks of the Pamlico River!
Enjoy all the fresh NC steamed crabs and shrimp you can eat, listen to party tunes from the Ginger Thompson Band, drink a few cold ones and enjoy a beautiful sunset. It doesn’t get better than this!
This great event supports of an important cause, Washington Harbor District Alliance
Bar opens at 5:30 Food is served at 6:00 Band starts at 7:00 and plays until 11:00
The event will be tented. There will be a combination of stand-up and sit down tables.
Our goal is to sell 500 tickets.
Tickets may be purchased with cash or check payable to WHDA (or DWOW)
VISITOR CENTER at the Washington/Beaufort County Chamber of Commerce 948-9415 (CASH/CHECK ONLY)
Charisma Boutique 147 W. Main Street 975-3482 (CASH & CHARGE)
There will be a surcharge for using a charge card – $1.00 per $40.00 ticket and $3.00 per $100 table reservation
OR ONLINE at WHDA.org [link above] when you pay though PayPal.
If anyone needs bulk tickets to resell they need to see Beth Byrd at WHDA at 252-947-1487
All you can eat crab and shrimp (from NC Pamlico distributed by Washington Crab & Oyster Co.)
Grilled chicken, corn on the cob, baked potato, hush puppies, cucumbers and tomatoes in vinegar, and various desserts. There will also be Hoop cheese and crackers
Iced tea and water. Sodas will be for sale.
The caterer is Keyzer Catering (Mark Keyzer)
Reserved Tables $100.00
Tables seat 10 people. Reserve your table then when you arrive there is a table waiting for you. Otherwise you would sit with others at an available space. You may also decorate your table which automatically enters you into the table decorating contest. The tables will be judged on theme, creativity & presentation. Judging begins at 5:30 with prizes given to 1st, 2nd & 3rd place winners at the event. Only a limited amount of tables are available (30).