2017 Smokin’ Hot BBQ Competition

Date: Saturday, September 16, 2017

September 16, 2017 SMOKIN’ HOT BBQ COMPETITION. AJ’s Lena Maid Meats, 500 W. Main Street, Lena. Competition: 7 am; General Public: 10:30 am to 6 pm. SMOKE some meet with a Competition includes four meats with awards for 1st and 2nd in each category. Grand Prize of $500 awarded. The public is invited to enjoy samples from the competitors, for a donation with proceeds going to the Lena food Pantry, beginning at 1:30 pm, plus Northwest Hospice will be grilling out and the Le-Win Speech Team will be serving water and pop. There will be pony hop races; the Lena Brewery will host a beer garden, and there will be music beginning at 1:30 pm.  Awards will be announced at approximately 4:30 pm.  (815-369-4522)