The Grills Gone Wild Barbecue Festival, will begin its festivities Friday in London, Kentucky. The event will take place at the Laurel-London Optimist Club on KY 80 west of London.
The registration and setup for both professional and amateur competitors is from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, and the event opens to the public at 5 p.m. The public is cautioned that professional barbecuers will not be offering samples of their potentially award-winning barbecue, but there will be vendors available Saturday with food for hungry guests.
The real fun for guests begins Saturday; vendors for the public offering different types of foods and items will be open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Noon will bring the music of Jade Robertson and Blake Branscom, and after the entertainment comes an eating contest sponsored by Little Caesars. The event will also feature a car show and a cornhole tournament. Big Adventure Inflatables will be at the festival with plenty of activities for kids.
There is no cost of admission for the festival. – See more