Florence Crittenton fundraiser features oyster roast, chili cook-off

The South Atlantic Bank Oyster Roast and Chili Cook-Off will benefit the Florence Crittenton Programs of South Carolina.

This weekend, Florence Crittenton Programs of South Carolina will host a fundraiser Oyster Roast and Chili Cook-Off complete with celebrity culinary judges Kayla Bennett from The Gin Joint and Brett McKee. The family-friendly event will feature all-you-can-eat oysters, the chili cook-off, an open bar with craft beer and wine, a drawing for prizes and live music from The Stilettos. There will also be hot dogs, face-painting and a jump castle for the children in attendance. All proceeds from the event will go to Florence Crittenton, which provides education, counseling, medical care, social support and a safe haven for young pregnant women and young mothers in need.

When: 2-5 p.m. Sunday

Where: Alhambra Hall, 131 Middle St., Mount Pleasant

Price: $35 for ages 21 and over, $20 for those under 21, children 6 and under get in free

For more info: www.FlorenceCrittentonSC.org or 722-7526.