Barbecue, chili cookoff set Saturday in Harper

Eighth annual event heats up at town park

The Eighth Annual Harper Park Barbecue and Chili Cookoff, sanctioned by the Central Texas Barbecue Association, will be held on Saturday, July 9, at the Harper Community Park.

Check-in for the cookoff begins at noon on Friday, July 8 and the cookoff and judging will be held Saturday.

A cooks’ meeting will be at 9 a.m. Saturday and first category turn-in time will be 11 a.m. for chili.

The cookoff is presented by the Harper Community Park Association.  

New this year will be an open car show on the park grounds during the cookoff.

Trophies for cookoff winners will be awarded for first through third, as well as for first through third in showmanship.

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