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La Vernia BBQ Cook-Off Aug. 8-9
Attend the 13th annual La Vernia BBQ Cook-Off to be held on Friday and Saturday, Aug. 8-9, 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 car show, 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 barbecued chicken, beef, and ribs.
Live music will be provided by Johnny Kiser on Friday night and Natalie Rose opening for headliner Bleu Edmondson on Saturday. Both performances will be from 8 p.m. to midnight.
Admission will be charged at the gate. Free parking will be available.
All proceeds will benefit the La Vernia Parks Foundation.
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