The Chieftains Museum will be hosting its annual boil & BBQ late this summer.

“Join us for our annual evening of food and fun at the 2017 Low Country Boil & Barbeque event scheduled for Friday, August 4th at the Rome Civic Center,” reads the museum’s web announcement.

Doors will open at 7 PM, and the event will feature live and silent auctions, an open bar, and a buffet of low country boil and BBQ provided by Two Can Do Catering served at 7:45pm.

Tickets are$75 per individual, with tables available at a cost of $600 for eight and $750 for 10. For information and to purchase tickets, call the museum at (706) 291-9494 or visit Credit and debit cards will be accepted in addition to checks and cash. All proceeds will benefit the museum, and portions of each ticket sale are tax-deductible.

Tickets for this year’s Low Country Boil and Barbeque are .

The Chieftains Museum/Major Ridge Home, located on Riverside Parkway in Rome, is a National Historic Landmark certified by the National Park Service as a site on the Trail of Tears.

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