Press Release For Immediate Release 


 Event Date: June 28-29, 2013

Meet a BBQ Pitmaster at Smokin' On the Pecos Championship, Artesia, New Mexico, June 28-29, 2013

Smokin’ On the Pecos is a Kansas City Barbeque Society and Rocky Mountain Barbeque Association dually sanctioned event, where over 70 teams, representing 9 different states, will compete for $12,000 cash prize money.  Meet real, live BBQ Pitmasters!

 

 

Artesia, New Mexico (June 18, 2013) - The 2nd Annual Tate Branch Auto Group Smokin’ On the Pecos New Mexico State BBQ Championship, scheduled for June 28th-29th at the Eddy County Fairgrounds.
 
Smokin’ On the Pecos is a Kansas City Barbeque Society and Rocky Mountain Barbeque Association dually sanctioned event, where over 70 teams, representing 9 different states, will compete for $12,000 cash prize money.  Meet real, live BBQ Pitmasters!
 
Smokin’ On the Pecos State BBQ Championship is the only KCBS/RMBBQA sanctioned competition that features a New Mexico Cowboy Mounted Shooters competition in conjunction with the BBQ competition.
 
Ancillary events include the Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association’s Smokin’ Shootout, on Friday night and Saturday; a Beer Garden; a Wet ‘n Wild Fun Bike Ride, Mutton Bustin’ & Open Bull Riding on Saturday; and Craftin’ on the Pecos, with over 75 Craft Exhibitors, both days.
 
Enjoy live music both days, featuring Johnny Riley and dancing under the stars with Will Banister & the Mulberry Band on Friday night.  Saturday concludes with Mark Chesnutt in concert, tickets are $10 in advance or $15 at the gate.
 
While here, take the opportunity to enjoy Artesia’s “History in Bronze,” honoring the Pioneers, Ranching Industry, and Oil Patch history of our community, as well as our Heritage Walkway – all located in warm, welcoming downtown, just 3 miles from the Eddy County Fairgrounds.
 
With live entertainment, and plenty of award-winning barbeque, Smokin’ On the Pecos promises a variety of fun for the whole family! Admission is free to the public.

 

Web: www.smokinonthepecos.us, Phone: (575) 746-2744


 Contact & Media Visits  


Smokin' On The Pecos State Bbq Championship

PO Box 1202, Artesia, New Mexico 88211

Web: www.smokinonthepecos.us, Phone: (575) 746-2744

 

Media Contact: Vickie Grousnick

Email: dvgrousnick@yahoo.com

Phone: (575) 513-4290

Media Visits: Complimentary media visits for journalists on assignment or with approved credentials. If you are unable to accept a courtesy visit, a press rate can be negotiated.

 


 Condensed Version  


Meet a BBQ Pitmaster at Smokin' On the Pecos Championship, Artesia, New Mexico, June 28-29, 2013

 

Artesia, New Mexico (June 18, 2013) - The 2nd Annual Tate Branch Auto Group Smokin’ On the Pecos New Mexico State BBQ Championship, scheduled for June 28th-29th at the Eddy County Fairgrounds. Smokin’ On the Pecos is a Kansas City Barbeque Society and Rocky Mountain Barbeque Association dually sanctioned event, where over 70 teams, representing 9 different states, will compete for $12,000 cash prize money.  Meet real, live BBQ Pitmasters! Ancillary events include the Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association’s Smokin’ Shootout, on Friday night and Saturday; a Beer Garden; a Wet ‘n Wild Fun Bike Ride, Mutton Bustin’ & Open Bull Riding on Saturday; and Craftin’ on the Pecos, with over 75 Craft Exhibitors, both days. Enjoy live music both days, featuring Johnny Riley and dancing under the stars with Will Banister & the Mulberry Band on Friday night.  Saturday concludes with Mark Chesnutt in concert, tickets are $10 in advance or $15 at the gate. With live entertainment, and plenty of award-winning barbeque, Smokin’ On the Pecos promises a variety of fun for the whole family! Admission is free to the public. 

Web: www.smokinonthepecos.us, Phone: (575) 746-2744


Media Contact: Vickie Grousnick, Email: dvgrousnick@yahoo.com, Phone: (575) 513-4290