The 8th Annual Boy Scout BBQ Cook-off, Henry Shelor District is March 29 Friday Night “Wing Ding” 5:30-9 pm and March 30th Saturday “Pork BBQ Tasting” & Ribs Competition 11am to 3pm, located at the Sumter County Fairgrounds 700 West Liberty Street in Sumter SC.
The BBQ cook-off is open to all BBQ enthusiast. Prizes for the Seventh Annual Barbecue Cook-Off benefiting the Boy Scouts include: $1,000.00, First Place; $750.00, Second Place; $500.00, Third Place; $250.00 Friday Night Wing Ding Winner. Competition will be at its tastiest with current teams from the South Carolina Barbeque Association, an organization of talented individuals who bring a world of experience to the barbeque scene. This will be an event you do not want to miss.
The SC BBQ Association will have everyone from award winning cook team captains, public relations personnel and computer geeks to lawyers, accountants, salesmen, professional chefs and retirees who have all discovered that there is really nothing more fun than attending and competing in barbeque cook-offs. If you are interested in becoming a contestant apply on line today:
While you enjoy the flavors’ you, your family and friends can enjoy the talented local bands. April 6th Friday “Wing Ding Night” from 6-9 pm local entertainment will be provided by the BIG THUNDER and the RUMBLEFISH from Columbia, SC.
On Saturday enjoy the Swift Creek Band, a local band enjoys playing a mix between Country, Classic Country and Southern Rock. They have been around since 2015.
The members consist of Dillon Ellis, Allan Crawford, Perrin Anderson, Joshua Button, and Andrew Moseley. This band has traveled as far as Tennessee and regularly plays in the areas of SC, NC, and GA. They are currently working on their debut five song EP.
The Swift Creek Band is currently with Lee Cherry Entertainment record label. Playing a mix between modern country mix between some older country and southern rock feels, they have something to please each patron!
The 8th Annual Henry Shelor District BBQ cook off funds raised will be used to support Camp Coker and to help support district camporees and the Pee Dee Council Programs. The Pee Dee Council was organized in 1928, it is composed of 11 counties in northeastern South Carolina. Henry Shelor has about 750 scouts in programs ranging from Cub Scouts to venture Scouts.
The district includes Sumter, Lee, and Clarendon Counties. Camp Coker is a year-round facility and plays host to a variety of scout events including: Unit Camping Opportunities, Training Courses, Council Events, District Events, and OA Functions.
Tickets for the 8th Annual Boy Scout BBQ Cook-off, Henry Shelor District can be purchased in advance at http://sumterbbq.com or at the gate on Friday, March 29th Friday Night Wing Ding 5:30-9 pm $10.00 for 10 wings (live local entertainment provided by BIG THUNDER and the RUMBLEFISH) and on Saturday, March 30th Pork BBQ Tasting 11am to 3pm $10.00, (live local entertainment provided by the SWIFT CREEK BAND) located at the Sumter County Fairgrounds 700 West Liberty Street in Sumter SC.
For addition information and updates on the event like us on Facebook at 2019 Boy Scouts BBQ Sumter SC or contact Glenn Button at 803-983-9934 [email protected]