(Media release from the St. Mary’s Knights of Columbus):

The Knights of Columbus Labor Day Barbecue returns Monday, Sept. 5, 2022, to the Rome Civic Center with expanded advance ordering as well as drive-through and take-out options.
The Knights will not offer indoor dining; all orders will be to-go and two drive-through lanes will be available. Please follow our crews and the signage in the parking lot.
Advance online ordering is recommended by visiting the Knights’ secure website at To-go orders will be available at the civic center on Monday, Sept. 5, starting at 9 a.m. while supply lasts. Online orders will include assigned pickup times and will be serviced first. No tickets will be sold this year.
Available for order at are:
• A pound of pulled beef or pork barbecue to go, $12 each.
• A quart of Brunswick stew, $12.
• A quart of baked beans, $8.
How to order: Once on the secure website, tap whichever items you prefer; choose how many of each; and then click “add to order.” When finished, click or tap “View Order” to check out and pay. You’ll also be assigned a specific pickup time once you pay. The deadline to order is Sunday, Aug. 28.
This is the Knights’ 54th barbecue and all proceeds are returned to our community. The Knights donate to dozens of nonprofits in Rome and Floyd County thanks to your support. More than $270,000 has been returned to the community.
“We greatly appreciate the community’s support of the barbecue and, in turn, the many good causes throughout Rome/Floyd County. We promise another great year of barbecue, Brunswick stew and famous baked beans,” says Grand Knight Greg Armstrong.
For more, please contact any Knight or call Saint Mary’s Catholic Church at 706-290-9000. Also, please see our Facebook page for updates: