The Church of the Annunciation in Elma will host its annual summer picnic Aug. 19-21 on parish grounds, located at 7580 Clinton St.
Festivities will open on Friday, Aug. 19, with a Classic Car Cruise Night from 6 to 9 p.m. Music by Breakaway, Buffalo’s premiere party band, will take place from 7 to 11 p.m. in the beer tent.
On Saturday, Aug. 20, Annunciation will serve a delicious pork chop dinner from 4 p.m. until sold out. Additionally, the church’s famous chowder sale will take place beginning at 1 p.m., eat in or take out! Flipside, voted Buffalo’s best classic pop band, will perform in the beer tent from 7 to 11 p.m.
A Polka Mass in the church featuring Ken Malchalski & The Buffalo Touch will kick off festivities at 11 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 21. The chowder sale will resume at noon, and a Wendel’s Chicken BBQ will also be offered from noon until sold out. Buffalo Touch, America’s party polka band, will entertain in the beer tent from noon to 4 p.m.
Other picnic highlights include a continuous food court all three days, a grand drawing with a first prize of $5,000, theme baskets, a hand-quilted Amish quilt raffle, grocery drawings and more!
Ample free parking will be available in the church and school parking lots. For more information on the Church of the Annunciation, please call 683-5254, visit www.annunciation.cc or follow the church on Facebook for frequent updates.