Locktoberfest to feature Pasta Fagioli contest

Published Sep 12, 2017 at 4:00pm

The annual Locktoberfest celebration 2-6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 7, at Bellamy Harbor Park off Mill Street will this year include a Pasta Fagioli “Fazool” contest to find Rome’s best recipe.

Those interested in participating in the contest should contact Makenzi Enos at MEnos@romecitygov.com to receive an entry form. There will be a $10 entry donation to participate and a $5 donation to taste and vote at the event. All proceeds from the contest will be donated to the animal relief fund in Houston, Texas.

The Locktoberfest celebration will also feature the grand opening of the newly constructed navigation center and the lighting of the water tower nearby at the intersection of Mill Street and Harbor Way. Additional event details will be released