The Prairie Township Firefighter's Association Annual Fish Fry

The Prairie Township Firefighter’s Association 69th Annual Fish Fry

Friday, June 29th and Saturday, June 30th 2018, at 106 Norton Road from 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. each day.  

There will be plenty of good food.  The firefighters fry approximately 2,000 pounds of ocean perch.  We also serve hamburgers, cheeseburgers, hot dogs, baked beans, coleslaw, french fries, pies, cakes and soft drinks.

Live Entertainment

We are always proud to offer live entertainment provided by local talent, including:

Friday, June 29 
6:00-10:00pm - Tim Castle & The Southern Rock Band 
The ultimate culmination of Southern hospitality mixed with years of talent, determination and an unwavering passion for music. The band’s collaboration of Country, Southern Rock and Classic Rock N’ Roll always delivers an electrically invigorating and extremely entertaining performance that captivates audiences and leaves them wanting more!

Saturday, June 30 
11:00am-2:00pm - 23 Southbound
23 Southbound is Columbus Ohio's premier top 100 country cover band. When they got together in 2013, 23 Southbound wanted to bring Columbus a band that brings the top 100 country songs with a little classic country mixed in to the table. Features our own Kevin Reynolds on drums!

6:00-10:00pm - Black Water Road
Black Water Road is a Classic Rock, Southern Rock, and Country band that is playing Older Rock, Southern Rock, Country tunes that are guaranteed to entertain the crowd. The band is based out of Hilliard, OH.

Annual Firefighter's Cruise-In

Friday evening we will have our 18th Annual Firefighter’s Cruise-In, sponsored by local State Farm Agent Eric Snider.  Registration is from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.  The entry fee is $10.00.  The first 100 registered vehicles will receive a free dash plaque.  50 award trophies will be given.  All years, makes, models are welcome.  Rain date is Saturday June 30, 2018 (same times as Friday).  Anyone with questions about the Cruise-In should please contact


Evening Raffle

Each evening at 10:00 p.m. we will have a raffle.  We thank our local businesses and Prairie Township Trustees, Steve Kennedy, Cathy Schmelzer and Doug Stormont who donate the prizes for our raffle. Some of our prizes include several $100 cash prizes, $50.00 cash prizes, miscellaneous gift cards, gift baskets, gift bags, sporting event tickets, and many other items.  

Prairie Township Trustees Mowery's Collision  The Galloway Tavern Carriage House of Flowers Steve's County Drive-Thru
Taliaferro Enterprises John Griffith Home Maintenance Central Ohio Concrete Cutting Joseph Fannell Rejuvenating Moments Salon
Jim Newland with
David Donofrio, SWCSD Board  Anne Riebel Dr. Timothy Nibert, DDS Taliaferro Enterprises, Inc.
Pizza Hut Tony's Coneys Villager Flowers BOBB Suzuki Texas Roadhouse, Hilliard
NAPA Auto Parts Roadhouse Wings Liberty Freight Wishy Washy Laundry Firehouse Subs
AutoZone Sweetwater Salon & Day Spa W. G Grinders Eric Snider, State Farm Agent Flyers Pizza
 ProSource Donato's Pizza Strader's Garden Center Amy Heinlein for Mary Kay Aquatic Adventures Ohio
 Roosters Goo-Goo Car Wash Tuffy Auto Service Centers Fifth Third Bank Debbie Russell
C&C Towing Limes Design Anonymous Friend of the Fire Department  

Craft Area

We have a craft area for local residents to display their crafts.  Anyone interested in space for a craft or vendor booth can contact us between 8:00am and 4:30pm Monday through Friday at (614) 878-7100 or by email at

Amusement Rides

The midway will have amusement rides and games for the kids provided by Calliope Productions.  

Profits from the Fish Fry support the goals and activities of the Prairie Township Firefighter’s Association.  We thank everyone for their continued support for this event.

If you have any questions, please contact us between 8:00am and 4:30pm at 614-878-7100, or by email at