It’s spring, there’s smoke: Smoke in the Spring State BBQ Championship, April 12-13, 2019

Smoke in the Spring – April 12-13, 2019
Jones Park, Osage City, KS

Taste Of Osage City
Friday, April 12
5 p.m.-“Until The Food Runs Out”
Jones Park – Presented by Edward Jones

This is a special community event showcasing Smoke in the Spring BBQ teams.

  • BBQ teams accept BBQ Bucks as payment for food.
  • BBQ Bucks can be purchased at either Osage City Hall or Edward Jones starting April 8.
  • BBQ Bucks will be sold on site 1-7 p.m., April 12, at Community Building Concession Stand Windows.
  • BBQ Bucks can be reused, from year to year.
  • BBQ Bucks are a dollar for dollar exchange.

Live Music
8-11 p.m. Friday, April 12
OCPR Building at Jones Park
Sponsored By the Osage City Fraternal Order of Eagles 3890

The Party Rock and Guitar Chaos of “Chance Encounter” – Bringing 80’s and 90’s hard rock covers!

  • Band members, Devin Chance (guitar & vocals), Johnny Blake (drums), Bob Brown (guitar, keyboard, triangle, & vocals), Jimmy G (bass).
  • Booking information, 785-380-3954 or 785-213-4325.
  • www.letsrockout.com – Check their social media (Facebook, YouTube, and Instagram)

Firework Demo Display
9 p.m. April 12 – Jones Park
Provided courtesy of Garrett’s Fireworks, Osage City, KS

Event Parking & Shuttle Service Friday, April 12 Only

  • 4th & Ellinwood, Osage City School Parking Lots and surrounding area
  • Shuttle Service (Friday only) for those parked at the Osage City School Parking Lot Area (4-9 p.m.), Pick Up at OC Elementary Parking Lot, and drop off will be at Safford, between K-170 and 1st Street. Patrons are also welcome to walk to the event from the Osage City Schools.
  • Open lot west of Highway K-170 (across from OCHS Football Field)
  • Designated event handicap parking (handicap spots just west of the OCHS Football Field Bleachers), entry from Highway K-170, sidewalk and asphalt access to the event. Plus, possible shuttle service from event UTVs.
  • Shuttle bus and driver provided by Osage County Senior Center (handicapped accessible).

For more information, see Smoke in the Spring on Facebook or follow Smoke in the Spring on Twitter, or contact Corey Linton, Osage City Parks and Recreation, at 785-528-4610 or [email protected].


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