BBQ & Blues Festival set for Saturday
May 1, 2018 - bbq set
With a BBQ Blues Festival, a city of Adairsville will offer adult an afternoon of fun and hospitality Saturday.
Along with song and a grill competition, a third annual eventuality will accelerate supports and recognition for a span of charities. The nominal festival will be ongoing from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. during ancestral downtown Adairsville and Logtown.
“Several years ago, a city motionless to have a visioning event to establish what a adults wanted to see some-more of within their community,” pronounced Mollie Smith, selling and events coordinator for a city of Adairsville. “Events were a vital request, so as a outcome of this a BBQ Blues Festival was born. From a beginning, it was a success and will be a continued annual festival here in Adairsville.
“This is a community’s chronicle of a backyard grill competition. We have judging in smoked duck wings, ribs, pig loin and a people’s choice difficulty is pulled pork. There is lots of music, food and internal artisanal vendors. It’s a good atmosphere with fun activities for a whole family,” she said, adding there also will be a Car Cruise-In from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. during Public Square.
Proceeds garnered from a event’s people’s choice tickets will advantage a Cancer Navigators and The Cheryl Painter Foundation, that were comparison by a city’s Events Planning Board. According to final year’s ABC Road Race’s www.active.com page, Painter “was a lifelong proprietor of Adairsville, an teacher in a village for over 25 years, a coach to many and a crony to all.”
Based in Rome, Cancer Navigators assists cancer patients in northwest Georgia and is saved by grants and donations from a surrounding community.
“For a past few years, [the] city of Adairsville has upheld Cancer Navigators, that we are so grateful” pronounced Scharla Battle, village overdo manager for Cancer Navigators. “When they support us, they are ancillary their cancer patients within their community. All donations stay internal to assistance patients with gas, food, nutritive supplements, supplies, wigs, financial assistance — if studious qualifies, counseling, support groups and retreats. … These supports will assistance us continue a services and to be means to assistance those cancer patients in need.
“Cancer Navigators has been portion a internal communities in a northwest Georgia area for over 10 years. Sometimes we still come opposite people that have never listened of us or they trust we are a inhabitant organization. We are located in Rome, and we offer Bartow County residents, as good as, Floyd, Chattooga, Polk and Gordon. We have patients come for assistance from other counties and northeast Alabama. In 2017, we served over 1,500 cancer patients and during slightest 10 [to] 15 percent of those come from Bartow County.”
Further information on a BBQ Blues Festival can be performed by visiting www.adairsvillega.net.