The Kennebec Valley YMCA is celebrating its 100th year in Augusta with a free barbecue and birthday party this Friday.

They will cap off the evening with a fireworks show high above their grounds over Capitol Park.

The free barbecue meal will start at 5 p.m. and will be limited to the first 500 attendees. there will also be a beer tent on-site.

There is also free birthday cake and the Darling's ice cream truck will be at the party!

The event is also going to feature an awards ceremony, with recognitions of the YMCA director, volunteer, and employee of the year.