CANCELLED!!! GRILL FEST 2020 IS SCHEDULED FOR JULY 18TH AT THE RODEO ARENA

Grill Fest 2020 has been cancelled....
The Grill Fest sanctioned barbecue cook-off, presented by Farmers State Bank, will take place Saturday, July 18
th
at the Shelby County Expo Center/Rodeo Arena. The Gold Sponsors are Badders Law Firm, Pilgrims Pride and
Tyson Foods.
“Over $6,500 will be awarded in prize money to registered cook teams. Cook teams may register and enter the
contest with a $150 registration fee prior to July 3rd or $200 after that date,” according to the Grill Fest Committee.
You may register up until the day of the Event. The barbecue cook-off is sanctioned by the Lone Star Barbecue
Society.
Prize money for the top 50% of the cook teams will be awarded in three categories – Pork Spare Ribs, Chicken and
Brisket. Trophies will be awarded for Grand Champion and Reserve Champion. Awards are sponsored by the City
of Center.
In addition to the Chillin’ and Grillin’, there will be a Washer Pitching Tournament and 42 Tournament, both
sponsored by Shelby Savings Bank, and DJ Steve Adams will provide music. Entertainment is sponsored by
Rapid Payday & Title Pro.
The public is invited to attend and sample tastings of barbecue at cook team stations as well as enjoy all the fun
activities. Entry is free. Social distancing will be encouraged and food samplings will follow new health
guidelines. The health and safety of all guests and cookers are our top priority and we feel confident that with all
attendees being considerate of each other we can enjoy a time of fun, fellowship and great barbeque.
Silver sponsors are Ace Hardware of East Texas, B & S A/C and Heating, Bob’s Pawn and Shop, Texas Make and
Model and 4C Electrical Services,
Registration forms and additional information is available at www.shelbycountychamber.com or at the Shelby
County Chamber of Commerce office – 936-598-3682. Questions may also be emailed to
info@shelbycountychamber.com.

Date: 
Saturday, July 18, 2020 (All day)

The Light and Champion

137 San Augustine St.
Center TX 75935
936-598-3377