Press Release

For Immediate Release 

 

Event Date: Saturday and Sunday, May 24th & 25th, 2014

 

Historic Valley Junction Presents Smokin' in the Junction BBQ Contest, West Des Moines, Iowa, May 24th & 25th

 

Sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbeque Society (KCBS), Smokin’ in the Junction is one of the largest BBQ competitions in Iowa.

 

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West Des Moines, Iowa, May 5, 2014 (McKenzieNewsService.com) - The 6th Annual Smokin’ in the Junction BBQ Contest will be held on Saturday and Sunday, May 24th & 25th, on 5th Street in West Des Moines, in the heart of Historic Valley Junction.  Enjoy hot BBQ, great food, live music, food vendors, kids activities, inflatables, beverage garden and two days full of fun. This event will be held from Noon – 10:00 pm on Saturday, and from Noon – 9:00 pm on Sunday.
 
Saturday, May 24, entertainment includes: Rob Lumbard & Matt Woods (Noon-2), Malcom Wells (2:30-5:00), Sumpin Doo (5:30-7:30), The Blue Band (8:00-10:00).
 
Sunday, May 25, entertainment includes: Comfort Zone Noon-2:30, Boomerang 3:00 - 4:00, Awards presentation (4-4:30), Boomerang 4:30 - 5:30, Decoy 6:00 - 9:00.
 
Sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbeque Society (KCBS), Smokin’ in the Junction is one of the largest BBQ competitions in Iowa. Food and drink may not be purchased from the competitors, but is available from food vendors located along 5th Street. The performance stage and beverage garden will be located at the south end of 5th Street.
 
There are handful of spaces remaining for BBQ contestants.  The Smokin’ in the Junction contestant application is available at
www.valleyjunction.com under the “Event Registration” tab.
 
www.valleyjunction.com 

 

 


 

 

 

Other Historic Valley Junction Events:
Historic Valley Junction hosts Spring Art Market, West Des Moines, Iowa, May 18th

Historic Valley Junction's Antique Jamboree Celebrates 35 Years, West Des Moines, Iowa, June 8th
Historic Valley Junction's July 3rd Street Celebration, West Des Moines, Iowa, July 3rd

 

 Contact & Media Visits  

 

Media Contact: Jim Miller

Email: director@valleyjunction.com

Phone: 319-551-6741

 

Historic Valley Junction Foundation

137 5th Street, West Des Moines, Iowa, 50265

Web: www.valleyjunction.com

 

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Iowa, West Des Moines, May 24th & 25th

Historic Valley Junction Presents Smokin' in the Junction BBQ Contest, West Des Moines, Iowa, May 24th & 25th

West Des Moines, Iowa - The 6th Annual Smokin’ in the Junction BBQ Contest will be held on Saturday and Sunday, May 24th & 25th, on 5th Street in West Des Moines, in the heart of Historic Valley Junction.  Enjoy hot BBQ, great food, live music, food vendors, kids activities, inflatables, beverage garden and two days full of fun. This event will be held from Noon – 10:00 pm on Saturday, and from Noon – 9:00 pm on Sunday. Saturday, May 24, entertainment includes: Rob Lumbard & Matt Woods (Noon-2), Malcom Wells (2:30-5:00), Sumpin Doo (5:30-7:30), The Blue Band (8:00-10:00). Sunday, May 25, entertainment includes: Comfort Zone Noon-2:30, Boomerang 3:00 - 4:00, Awards presentation (4-4:30), Boomerang 4:30 - 5:30, Decoy 6:00 - 9:00. Sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbeque Society (KCBS), Smokin’ in the Junction is one of the largest BBQ competitions in Iowa. Food and drink may not be purchased from the competitors, but is available from food vendors located along 5th Street. The performance stage and beverage garden will be located at the south end of 5th Street. www.valleyjunction.com 

 

 

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