Backwaters on Sand Key Raw Bar and Restaurant
Schedule of Events for Backwaters
Weekly Special Features
Monday Nights
Every Monday from 5 PM until kitchen closes we offer all you care to eat  catfish dinners. Farm raised catfish, beer battered and deep fried (or blackened), hush puppies, fries and cole slaw highlight this southern favorite.
Cajun Night Every Tuesday
Chef Mark Carey's heritage shins on Tuesdays. The menu always includes fried chicken, real New Orleans style gumbo and bread pudding people drive for miles to get! In addition, there are always specials that may include jambalaya, ettoufee and other Cajun classics.
2011 Holidays, Observances and Events
February 21, 2011 – Presidents Day
March 17, 2011 – St. Patrick’s Day
March 20, 2011 – Springfest 2 – SKCA – Sailing Center
April 24, 2011 – Easter
May 8, 2011- Mother’s Day
May 30, 2011 – Memorial Day
June 19, 2011 - Father’s Day
July 4, 2011 – Independence Day
July 6-9, 2011 – Backwaters Annual Key West Trip
August 24, 2011 – Backwaters 11th Anniversary Southern Boil - Our Salute to Our Customers
September 5, 2011 – Labor Day
September 17, 2011 – Backwater’s Trolley Trip
October 10, 2011 – Columbus Day
November 11, 2011 – Veterans Day
November 22, 2011 - Chef Mark’s Cajun Thanksgiving Special - Not like Mom's!
November 24, 2011 – Thanksgiving Day**
December 24, 2011 – Backwater’s  Eggnog Christmas Eve Toast
December 25, 2011 – Christmas Day**
January 1, 2012 – New Year’s Day
January 29, 2012 – Backwater’s 7th Annual Chili Cookoff*

*Chili Cookoff subject to final NFL Schedule
** Backwaters and Maggie Mae’s Closed