Fish, music, fun promised at Palmyra’s 65th fish fry
The 65th annual Palmyra Fish Fry will be Friday and Saturday, June 24 and 25, at the town’s conservation hall grounds.
Proceeds from the event will benefit the Palmyra Volunteer Fire Dept. Attractions will include arts and crafts and flea market booths, inflatable kiddie rides, raffles, game booths and food vendors.
On Friday night, fish will be served from 5 to 11 p.m. An auto extrication demonstration will be staged between 5 and 6 p.m., and an auction will follow at 7 p.m. Entertainment will be provided from 8:30 to 11 p.m. by the Wulfe Brothers.
Saturday’s festivities kick off at 11 a.m., and fish will be available from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Wapituli will perform from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m., and Tammy Malone will take the stage with Stones Crossing from 8 to 11 p.m. The festival will be capped with a fireworks finale at 11 p.m.
The Wulfe Brothers are described as high-energy, professional entertainers with many years of experience. The band’s three local musicians have distinctive vocal talents capable of singing lead or harmony. Their instrumental ability allows them to adapt to their surroundings with a full, complete sound.
Wapituli is a duo comprised of Dennis Hill and J.P. Mattingly who specialize in creating entertaining musical nostalgia shows for various types of events including festivals, antique/collectors car shows, class reunions, anniversary celebrations and more. The two have worked together since 1985 and have appeared at many venues throughout the region.
Tammy Malone began singing in church as a child and quickly developed a strong following. Her resum’ includes numerous radio and television credits and she has worked recording radio jingles, modeling and personal appearances. She wrote her first song, ‘My Prayer,’ at age eight and began making guest appearances and opening for national acts such as Bobby Helms, Jeannie Pruitt and others.