CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) — Katy’s Cane Island will host an inaugural BBQ Cookoff and Concert on Saturday, February 8 from noon - 5 p.m.
The cookoff, live music and family activities will take place in the community’s Cane Quarter amenity village, 2100 Cane Island Parkway.
Open to the public, the event will feature 20 local cooking teams competing for top honors in brisket, chicken, ribs, fajitas and pulled pork.
Admission is $12 per person (children 12 and under are free) for pulled pork samples, raffle ticket and a vote for Best Pulled Pork. Plus, families will enjoy live music, petting zoo, bounce houses, face painting, inflatable bull and food trucks. Proceeds benefit the Krause Children’s Center of Katy and its mission of helping young women ages 12 – 17 overcome abuse and neglect.
Judging will take place at 5 p.m. with category winners earning bragging rights and cash prizes totaling $5,000.
For information and tickets, go to www.caneisland.com/bbq-cookoff.