The Meridian Firefighters Local 4627 Benevolent Fund sponsors an annual Salmon BBQ the first Friday of August. Your ticket entitles you to Applewood smoked salmon, coleslaw, fries, soda, and bread. All proceeds go to the Meridian Fire Fighters Local 4627 Benevolent Fund and the Meridian Burn Out Fund. The Burn-Out Fund provides emergency assistance to families and individuals who are impacted by fire and other disasters. The Burn-Out Fund has provided relief to many Meridian residents. Our aim is to respond immediately and assist disaster victims with resources for their urgent shelter, food and clothing needs.

When: First Friday in August (August 5th, 2016). Seniors served at 5 p.m., general public served at 6 p.m.

Where: Julius M. Kleiner park

1900 North Records Way, Meridian, ID

Menu: Applewood-smoked salmon, fries, coleslaw, rolls, hot dogs, soda, milk, water

Tickets: $12 advance; $15 at the door; $10 for seniors; $6 for children 6-12; free for children 5 and under. Available for sale at Meridian City Hall, 33. E. Broadway Ave.; Meridian Fire Station No. 1, 540 E. Franklin Road; Meridian Fire Station No. 2, 2401 N. Ten Mile Road; Express Cafe, 400 E. Fairview Ave.; Meridian Chamber of Commerce, 215 E. Franklin Road; Meridian Senior Center, 1920 North Records Way.