It’s gonna be smokin’ on the Strip! The first ever Lake of the Ozarks Blues and BBQ Weekend is getting underway. Jon Hartenstein is the organizer of the Kansas City Barbeque Society-sanctioned grilling competition and blues music event:
Judging begins at noon on Saturday. $10,000 in cash prizes will be awarded to winners. Blues acts will be performing live at bars on the Strip. The street will NOT be closed down, since the Lake Ozark Board of Aldermen turned down a request to temporarily lift the city’s open container ban:
The Kansas City Barbeque Society is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting and enjoying barbeque. It is the world’s largest organization of barbeque and grilling enthusiasts.