April 7th, Luling, TX

29th Annual Roughneck Chili & BBQ Cookoff. TOLBERT. Benefits: Luling Oil Museum. Location: Downtown on Davis St. IBCA BBQ competition, cash prizes for top 3 in BBQ. Also Oil City Car Show, music, food, arts & crafts vendors. Turn in: Friday night: Salsa-7pm, Margarita-7:30pm, Open Category (Any meat or seafood, except thoses in categories on Saturday)-8pm, Saturday: Chicken-Noon, Chili-1, Pork Spare Ribs-1:30, Jackpot Beans-2:30, Beef Brisket-3. Showmanship 1-3. Entry fee:Chili-$23, Jackpot Beans, Salsa & Margaritas-$20 each, Open-$50, Brisket, Chicken, Ribs-$50 each or all 3 for $125, Everything-$230, payable to Luling Oil Museum. Go to www.discoverluling.com for entry form and rules. Info: Trey Bailey 830-875-3214 *4, ledc@austin.rr.com, Dwight Hamilton 512-507-4948 or dwight@centraltexaschili.com