Friday, August 31, is the final day to secure tickets for the Good Time Chicken BBQ and Elvis Show taking place on Wednesday, September 12, at 4:30 p.m. at Steamboat Landing in Belfast (or in the Boathouse in the event of rain). The menu includes half a barbecued chicken (cooked on-site), salads, roll, soft drink and light dessert. A performance by Elvis tribute entertainer Jessi Mallory will follow at 6 p.m.

Tickets, available at Bella Books, located behind the Belfast Food Co-op, 31 Pendleton Alley, are $15 and cover both the meal and the Elvis show. Tickets must be secured in advance and will only be available through August 31. No one will be admitted to the barbecue without a ticket.

Those wishing to attend only the Elvis show should arrive at 5:45 p.m. A donation of $4 will be requested.

The event is sponsored by the City of Belfast Department of Parks & Recreation, in cooperation with the Belfast Senior Center. For more information, email questions to or