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59th Annual ODC Charity Chicken BBQ Festival/11th Annual Craft & Vendor Fair/3rd Dance Festival

May 7 - May 7, 2016


On Saturday May 7th, the Occupational Development Center (ODC) will be hosting their 59th Annual Chicken BBQ & 11th Annual Craft & Vendor Fair.  The ODC Parents’ Group will be sponsoring the chicken barbecue. Proceeds from this benefit will go to the programs and services at ODC.

The event is being held from 10:30 AM to 5 PM, on the grounds of ODC, located at 640 Martha Avenue (2 blocks from Lancaster Catholic H.S.) in Lancaster, PA.  This event is rain or shine, and admission is free.

Tickets are $7 each for a half chicken and baked potato in advance ($8 at the door), and can be purchased in advance or on the day of the event. In addition to the chicken barbecue, there will be a Craft & Vendor Fair featuring over 50 companies/crafters, a dance festival with dance companies performing throughout the day, bake sale, ODC Auxiliary Flower & Herb Sale and other entertainment.

The Occupational Development Center is a nonprofit organization that was founded in 1948 as the Child Development Center.  The mission of the Occupational Developmental Center is to provide high quality and cost effective not-for-profit vocational training and employment opportunities for Lancaster County adults with developmental disabilities.

For information on being a vendor for this event, or to purchase chicken barbecue tickets in advance, please contact ODC Public Relations & Development Manager, Cheryl Swain at 717-397-4269, ext.16.

59th Annual Chicken BBQ & 11th Annual Craft & Vendor Fair

Saturday, May 7, 2016

10:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Information about the Occupational Development Center can be viewed online at: www.odcenter.org



Occupational Development Center
640 Martha Avenue
Lancaster, PA 17601 United States