The Holy Mackerel Lenten fish fry award is back!

Msgr. Timothy Elmer donated the trophy and came up with the name for the Holy Mackerel Award. Could your parish or school win this year's Holy Mackerel for best Lenten fish fry in the diocese? (Sun photo)

The Catholic Sun and the Diocese of Syracuse are teaming up once again to crown a parish or school as the best Lenten fish fry in the diocese — complete with a coveted trophy and bragging rights for an entire year!

This contest is a fun, friendly way to celebrate the fellowship and hard work of our parish communities. In keeping with that spirit, here are the voting rules:

• Voting begins at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, February 14.

• Voting ends at 5 p.m. on Saturday, March 31.

• You must enter a valid email address to cast your vote.

You may cast only one vote per email address. Multiple votes from the same email address will be removed.

• If you have more than one email address, you may use only one of those addresses to cast your vote.

• Finally, we ask that you please remember the spirit of this contest and understand that we reserve the right to verify and remove, if appropriate, any and all votes cast.

Good luck!


Click here to cast your vote!


Sacred Heart Parish in Cicero took the trophy and bragging rights last year — can your favorite fry unseat them?

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