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March 11, 2017 Iowa Barbecue Tour

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Name: March 11, 2017 Iowa Barbecue Tour
Date: March 11, 2017
Time: 11:45 AM - 4:15 PM CST
Event Description:
We hope you can join us for the March 11, 2017 inaugural Iowa Barbecue Tour! I've rented a party bus to drive us around Des Moines to sample some of it's finest barbecue. Won't you join us? Arrive at Cactus Bob's BBQ Corral in Johnston at 11:45am to check in. Barbecue will be served buffet-style at noon. Your ticket includes: Pick up (12:30pm) and drop off (4:15pm) at Cactus Bob's BBQ Corral (5955 Merle Hay Road, Johnston). Stops at Woody's Smoke Shack, Guru BBQ and Big Al's BBQ and Catering to enjoy pork, chicken, ribs, brisket etc., and a variety of sides. We'll wrap up the afternoon at Cactus Bob's BBQ Corral. Coolers with ice on the bus to store BYO Beverages – NO GLASS BOTTLES ALLOWED. Since we will have alcohol on the bus, all passengers must be 21 or older. If you have any questions, please contact me, Suzanne Hull, at 515-250-6366 or
Cactus Bob's BBQ Corral
Date/Time Information:
Sat, March 11, 2017 11:45 AM – 4:15 PM CST
Contact Information:
Suzanne Hull 515-250-6366
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