The GLBBQA(Great Lakes BBQ Association) is pleased to announce that we will be holding a Practice Cook on April 25 and 26 at The Eagle Park in Eagle MI. Shake off the Winter blues, tune up the pit and join us for a fun Practice Cook. Arrive Friday afternoon or Saturday morning. Turn in all 4 meats or compete with meats you can cook on Saturday. In any event, we will have judging on Saturday at the traditional turn in times and cash awards and prizes in all four categories. Not to mention "Bragging Rights"!! Judging will conform to KCBS style rules. $$ Amounts will be based upon the number of people that enter: Raffles will also be held for some great prizes!!!! We need Judges!! Please contact Theresa or Michael if you would like to be a Judge. Eagle Park will open on Friday afternoon and has restrooms, water (please bring your own water container), trash receptacles, ash cans, and limited electricity. In addition, they have a full kitchen facility. The park is lighted. Turn in: Noon â€“ Chicken 12:30 PM â€“ Ribs 1:00 PM â€“ Pork 1:30 PM - Brisket Come on out for a great time!! Hope to See you in April! [font=Times New Roman,Times New Roman]Questions?? E-Mail: Mike Terry at [email protected] or Theresa Munroe at [email protected] Subject: GLBBQA April Cook off. [/font] [font=Times New Roman,Times New Roman]Proceeds to benefit GLBBQA Charities. [/font] Entry fee: Saturday = $35.00 Friday and Saturday = $50.00 Hi All. I also wanted to let you know we will have great raffles for the cookoff!!! We will be raffling off a FREE entry into the Taste of Grand Rapids KCBS event in July. We will also be raffling off a custom made Drum Smoker compliments of Steve Coddington(BBqBubba), as well as some other great goodies! It is also a good time to get your feet wet in the competition world without spending a lot of money. The unique setup allows for you to cook either 2 days (4 meats), like a real KCBS event, or one day (Ribs and Chicken).Hope to see and meet some of you there!!