350 Attend 2014 Steamin’ Summer ShrimpFest
The Salem-Roanoke County Chamber of Commerce Foundation, Inc. held the 2014 Steamin’ Summer ShrimpFest Saturday, June 7th from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. in the Salem Civic Center arena. 350 guests enjoyed cocktail shrimp, peel –n-eat hot and spicy shrimp, shrimp and grits, fried chicken tenders, low country boil corn and potatoes and slaw. The Rick Strickland Band entertained with their original beach music, while attendees danced and played corn hole.
The silent auction brought in high ticket items, such as a set of Yokohama tires from title sponsor Yokohama Tire Manufacturing, a framed P. Buckley Moss print, and Salem Red Sox Sky Box tickets. All auction proceeds go to the Adult Education Scholarship Fund.