Local food events: Dec. 23 through Dec. 30

Dec. 23

• Northern Illinois Food Bank Mobile Pantry – 4:30 to 6 p.m., Judson Memorial Baptist Church, 2800 Black Road, Joliet Visit solvehungertoday.org.

Dec. 24

• Christmas Eve Dinner – 4 to 9 p.m., CUT 158 Chophouse,158 N. Chicago St., Joliet. Make reservations at cut158chophouse.com.

Dec. 27

• Fish Fry – 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.; also 4 to 8 p.m. Saturdays, Knights of Columbus Council 4400, 1813 E. Cass St., Joliet. Fish, chicken and shrimp. Carryout. Call 815-723-3827.

• Fish Fry – 4 to 7:30 p.m., Cantigny VFW Post 367, 826 Horseshoe Drive, Joliet. Call 815-722-5398.

• Fish Fry – 5 p.m., Harry E. Anderson VFW Post 9545, 323 Old Hickory Road, New Lenox. Call 815-485-8369 or visit vfwpost9545.org.