The poor boy’s Thanksgiving on the Parkway comes with a side of giving – Mid-City Messenger
It is time for Parkway Bakery & Tavern’s annual #IDidItForTheTurkey fundraiser and their in style Poor Boy Thanksgiving Get together.
The Mid-Metropolis po’boy store is as soon as once more teaming up with the Al Copeland Basis to boost cash to finish most cancers by means of the consumption of po’boys on Thanksgiving. That is the primary 12 months that Crystal Scorching Sauce has pledged its fiery assist to this charitable initiative.
Beginning as we speak (November 1) and accessible each Wednesday in November, Parkway will proudly serve its well-known Poor Boy’s Thanksgiving Day service — stuffed with roasted turkey, stuffing, gravy and cranberry sauce — as a part of the fundraiser.
For loyal native lovers who need to assist this trigger, a $100 ticket supplies a go to skip the road between 11 a.m. and a pair of p.m.
Not solely does this “Skip the Line” ticket permit you to take pleasure in a poor man’s Thanksgiving, nevertheless it additionally features a memento T-shirt, candy potato fries, contemporary lemon juice, and a custom-made Pumpkin Spice Ice Cream Sandwich from New Orleans Ice Cream. To conclude the Eid vacation.
Within the spirit of giving, a portion of gross sales generated from the acquisition of a Thanksgiving Poor Boy with out crossing the road additionally goes to the Al Copeland Basis, guaranteeing that each patron can contribute to this important trigger. Those that do not need to spend $100 on a po’boy meal can get simply the sandwich, with a aspect of vacation treats, for $20.
Anybody consuming one of many sandwiches can also be inspired to take a selfie whereas having fun with the poor boy and tag the picture on social media utilizing the hashtag #IDidItForTheTurkey.
Since 2008, the Copeland Basis has raised greater than $2.3 million with one unwavering mission: to save lots of lives and get rid of most cancers by means of modern most cancers remedies. In lower than a decade, the muse and the LSU Well being and Science Heart have achieved their major purpose of discovering a treatment for the most cancers that claimed the lives of the Copelands Sr.
Just lately, the establishment and LSU Medical Heart obtained nationwide recognition for its Digital Medical Trials Entry Program, which supplies entry by means of telehealth. ACF continues to assist offering entry, consciousness and schooling to the newest most cancers remedies for all age teams.
Justin Kennedy, Parkway’s Common Supervisor and Chef, stated he’s thrilled to resume this partnership and welcome Crystal Scorching Sauce to the Parkway group for Thanksgiving. “Supporting one another is the hallmark of New Orleans, and we lengthen a heat invitation to everybody to get pleasure from this particular time of 12 months,” Kennedy stated. “The #IDidItForTheTurkey marketing campaign helps a really very important trigger.”
“Skip the Line” tickets will be bought at AlCopelandFoundation.org or in particular person each Wednesday at Parkway Bakery & Tavern, the place the Al Copeland Basis tent is ready up.
The seasonal po’boys might be accessible all day on November 1, 8, 15 and 24.
Parkway Bakery and Pub
538 Hagan Avenue.
Wednesday – Sunday, 10am – 6pm