It's never too early to plan for Saint Patrick's Day.
Sunday fundraisers will begin for one of the area's largest Saint Patrick's Day parades, through Lake Como-Belmar.
The $10 fundraisers each begin 2-6 p.m. on the coming Sundays, and feature the requisite bagpipers and in many cases a buffet.
Here's the line-up for the coming weeks:
Jan. 13: St. Stephen's Green Publick House, Spring Lake Heights; -
2-6 p.m., Bag pipes; Hot & Cold Buffet; Donation $10.00
Jan. 20: Friendly Sons of the Shillelagh - Old Bridge; 3 - 7 p.m.,
Irish Music & FSOS pipes & Drums; Complimentary Drink and hot and cold
buffet; Donation $10.00
Jan. 27: Bar Anticipation, Lake Como, 2-6 p.m., hot & cold buffet,
bag pipes; complimentary drink; donation $10.00
Feb. 10: Connolly Station, Belmar; 2-6 p.m.; hot and cold buffet, bag
pipes; donation $10.00
Feb. 17: BoatHouse Bar & Grill, Belmar; 2-6 p.m.; Hot & cold buffet;
bag pipes; donation $10.00
Feb. 24: 507 Main Street, Belmar; 2-6 p.m.; hot and cold buffet; bag
pipes, Donation $10.00