April 14th, Rockne, TX

Ernest Bartsch Memorial Chili and BBQ Cook Off. TOLBERT. Benefits: Bastrop & Cedar Creek Area Student Scholarships. Location: VFW Post 2527, 1503 Hwy 20. Camping, limited electric hookups, contact Pete, $20 per night 512-284-4097. Registration 8 am, Cooks meeting 10. Turn in: Bloody Mary-11, Margarita-11:30, Open Meat-Noon, Jackpot Beans (50% payback), Chili-2, Ribs-3, Brisket-4. Showmanship-2:30. Entry fee: Tolbert Chili, BBQ categories, Jackpot Beans-$15 each, Drinks-$5 each. Info: VFW-Pete Hoffman 512-284-0357