Do you consider yourself a BBQ master? Or maybe you are a connoisseur of all things delicious. Either way, you won’t want to miss this BBQ cook-off!

The Port Byron Street Fest will be happening this Saturday July 15 from 8 a.m. – 11 p.m. downtown Port Byron.

QC Tailgate Cookoffs will be hosting a BBQ Cook-off. Whether you are interested in competing or judging, there will be plenty of yummy food available for all! They are even awarding a Golden Ticket to the World Food Championships for the best bacon dish provided! If you are interested in becoming a participant or vendor, please check out their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/qctailgate/  or by e-mailing ronnie@smbfoundationforfamilies.org.

Princeton Outdoor Adventures will also be hosting a fishing tournament. There will be a silent auction, 50/50 and knocker ball, as well. There will be no shortage of fun for kids and adults alike!

QC Tailgate Cookoffs raises money for the SMB Foundation. The mission of the SMB Foundation is to gather funding to provide financial assistance to single parent families who are left unable or unprepared to support a family on their own due to crisis or tragedy.

Come with an empty stomach and a full wallet to enjoy some delicious food while raising money for a great cause!

Tess Abney is a writer and artist from the Quad-Cities who enjoys writing on a variety of topics for QuadCities.com.