The nation’s largest chicken barbecue will be held Saturday, May 19 at Long’s Park in Lancaster. Sertoma Club of Lancaster volunteers will prepare 23,000 dinners, with 1,500 donated to Lancaster area charitable organizations for people in need.
Beneficiaries include Long’s Park, Compass Mark’s Kids Kamp for children living with substance abuse, and Head Start for hearing screenings for kids.
The event will feature a family fun area where children can enjoy a bounce house, other inflatables and the park’s petting zoo!
The chicken barbecue will run from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The cost of each meal is $10 in advance and $12 on the day of the barbecue.