9th Annual Shiner Volunteer Fire Department Cook-Off & Car Show
The 9th Annual Shiner VFD BBQ Cookoff and Car Show will be held on April 13 and 14. All the activities will take place in and around Green-Dickson Park. On Friday, April 13, BBQ teams can begin check-in at 3:30 p.m. Los Kolaches will be performing under the pavilion from 8 p.m. until midnight. Saturday, April 14, starts with the Fireman’s 5k Walk & Run beginning at 8 a.m. There will also be a Washer Tournament, and out in the park, there will be a Car Show and Mini-Tractor Pull. Call Mike Pokluda for entry details, (361) 293-1293.
All day Saturday, teams will be working on food as well. There will be a Kids’ Cookoff, Pie Contest, and competitions
for Beans, Ribs, Chicken, and Brisket. The Shiner Hobo Band will provide fine Shiner-style music from 1-3 p.m., and Nathan Colt Young will play Saturday night from 8 until midnight. There will be games and entertainment for kids and delicious BBQ plates for sale. Entry forms and more information can be found at shinervfd.org or call Billy Petru at (361) 649-5711.