The Prairie Township Firefighter's Association Annual Fish Fry & Friday cruise-in

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The Prairie Township Firefighter’s Association 71st Annual Fish Fry

Friday, June 25th and Saturday, June 26th 2021, at 123 Inah Ave. from 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. each day.

In the west side's summer marquee tradition, PTFD firefighters fry approximately 2,000 pounds of ocean perch. We also serve hamburgers, cheeseburgers, hot dogs, baked beans, coleslaw, fries, pies, cakes and soft drinks. We will also feature a beer garden, vendors, evening entertainment and more!

  Classic Menu of Fish Sandwiches and Much More
 Friday Lunch Specials
 Friday Evening Cruise-In (6/25 4:30-9pm)
 Bud Light Beer Garden, co-sponsored by Prairie Harvest Festival
 Multiple Dessert, Craft and Community Vendors
 2 Days of Raffles
 Live Entertainment Both Evenings (6-10pm)

Live Entertainment

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

Friday, June 25

6:00-10:00pm - Tim Castle and 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 26

6:00-10:00pm - Whiskey Ridge

Paul Allen and Whiskey Ridge Band is country music done right. This band is making its own mark on the music scene with original songs charting on independent radio stations. A high energy band with years of stage experience. 

Annual Firefighter’s Cruise-In

Friday evening June 25th, we will have our 20th 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 26, 2021 (same times as Friday). You can pre-register online by clicking here, or register in person the day of the Cruise-In. Anyone with questions about the Cruise-In should please email the Fire Department.

Blue Muscle Car

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. If you would like to be a sponsor or have any questions, please contact us between 8:00am and 4:30pm Monday through Friday at (614) 878-7100 or by emailing the Fire Department.

Prairie Township TrusteesMowery’s CollisionThe Galloway TavernCarriage House of FlowersSteve’s County Drive-Thru
Taliaferro EnterprisesJohn Griffith Home MaintenanceCentral Ohio Concrete CuttingJoseph FannellRejuvenating Moments Salon
Jim Newland with
David Donofrio, SWCSD BoardAnne RiebelDr. Timothy Nibert, DDSTaliaferro Enterprises, Inc.
Pizza HutTony’s ConeysVillager FlowersBOBB SuzukiTexas Roadhouse, Hilliard
NAPA Auto PartsRoadhouse WingsLiberty FreightWishy Washy LaundryFirehouse Subs
AutoZoneSweetwater Salon & Day SpaW. G GrindersEric Snider, State Farm AgentFlyers Pizza
ProSourceDonato’s PizzaStrader’s Garden CenterAmy Heinlein for Mary KayAquatic Adventures Ohio
RoostersGoo-Goo Car WashTuffy Auto Service CentersFifth Third BankDebbie Russell
C&C TowingLimes DesignAnonymous Friend of the Fire Department


Anyone interested in space for a craft or vendor booth can register online by clicking here. If you have any questions, please contact us between 8:00am and 4:30pm Monday through Friday at (614) 878-7100 or by emailing the Fire Department.