Kicking off the first major event of the spring season was a Friday night concert featuring the popular local band, the Beagles, who entertained the crowd with classic rock favorites. The concert was the kick-off event for the Clarksville Kiwanis Club’s “Porkin in the Park,” part of the Kansas City Barbecue Society Great American BBQ tour.
Friday’s events included a grilling demonstration at 5 p.m. Afterwards the crowd was entertained by music from Southern Comfort, Mike Robinson, and perennial favorites, the Beagles.
The events associated with the Kansas City BBQ will continue all through today.
Featured events include a backyard grilling demonstration at 11a.m. The Holt Brothers will entertain the crowd starting at 2pm. An Iron Chef Competition will be held at 3:30 p.m. Passenger Creek started playing at 5 p.m.
Schedule of events
- 12:00pm Chicken
- 12:30pm Pork Ribs
- 1:00pm Pork
- 1:30pm Beef Brisket
- 2:00 Dessert
- 3:30pm Iron Chef competition
- 4:00pm Award Ceremony