La Vernia BBQ Cook-Off set
Be sure to save the date for the 12th annual La Vernia BBQ Cook-Off to be held on Friday and Saturday, Aug. 9-10, in the La Vernia City Park on San Antonio Road in La Vernia.
Gates will open at 3 p.m. on Friday with a variety of fun activities to include kids cook, a carnival, arts and crafts, a zipline, a jalapeno-eating contest, a performance by the South Texas Gunfighters, and more. The fun will continue on Saturday at 10 a.m.
The highlight of the cook-off is the IBCA-sanctioned barbecue cooking competition, where teams compete for the best barbecue chicken, beef, and ribs.
Live music will be provided by Ross Brunner on Friday night and San Antonio Music Awards Best Country Band 2012 winner, the “Natalie Rose Band” on Saturday. Both performances will be from 8 p.m. to midnight.
Admission will be charged at the gate. Free parking will be available.
For more information, visit www.lvbbq.com.