ZachNews Event Coverage: Needles’ Route 66 Music, Brews, and Barbecue Championship starts Friday.

Needles, CA: If you love music, brews, barbecues, and the Colorado River, then get ready to drive or boat on into the Needles’ Route 66 Music, Brews, and Barbecue Championship being held on Friday October 5th, 2012 and Saturday, October 6th, 2012 along the Colorado River at Jack Smith Park in Needles, California.


Needles’ Route 66 Music, Brews, and Barbecue Championship is sanctioned by Kansas City Barbecue Society and is California’s newest sanctioned state barbecue championship. The Needles’ Route 66 Music, Brews, and Barbecue Championship event is being paid for by entry, vendor, and team fees as well as beer sales, donations, and sponsorships.


Teams of people will bring their own special dry rubs and sauces to barbecue up in the chance to be named the best barbecue around. of the best.


ZachNews will be bringing you Event Coverage on the Needles’ Route 66 Music, Brews, and Barbecue Championship and has put together information regarding the Needles’ Route 66 Music, Brews, and Barbecue Championship in Needles, California.
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** Needles’ Route 66 Music, Brews, and Barbecue Championship Event Information: **

– Name of Event:

Needles’ Route 66 Music, Brews and Barbecue Championship.


– Dates and Times of Event:

Friday October 5th, 2012 from 10:00am to 9:00pm PT (California Time)

Saturday, October 6th, 2012 from 9:00am to 7:00pm PT (California Time)

 

– Admission to Event:

 

$3.00 per person or $10.00 per carload which includes parking.

 

– Activities and Attraction at Event:

Barbecue

Food and Drink Vendors

Beer Garden

Music

 

Disc Jockey

Craft Vendors

Wholesale and Retail Vendors

Family Fun Area

(With bounce houses, rock climbing wall, and playground equipment)

And Much More.

 

– Entertainment at Event:

 

The National Anthem will be sung by McKenna Duarte of the Fort Mojave Indian Tribe on Friday.

 

Singer Tim Cullen who performed classic rock and country favorites.

 

Country music band “Littletown” will be performing.

 

 

– Jack Smith Park Activities:

 

Public Beach Area

 

Small Pond

 

Boat Loading Dock

 

Playground for Kids

 

Bench and Table Areas With Roof Coverings

 

Green Grass Area

 

Tall Trees for Shade

 

 

– Information Regarding Peoples’ Choice Barbecue Championship Sampling:


The public will be able to sample the participating team’s barbecue during the Peoples’ Choice Barbecue Championship Sampling for the Peoples’ Choice Awards which you the public will have the tough decision of voting for your favorite barbecue using casino tokens and the team with the most casino tokens will win the prize.

Sample tickets are $2.00

(Sample tickets are for the Peoples’ Choice Barbecue Championship Sampling for the Peoples’ Choice Awards “Peoples’ Choice,” on Saturday between 1:00pm to 4:00pm PT.)

 

 

– Information Regarding Event Programs Book:

 

The Needles’ Route 66 Music, Brews, and Barbecue Championship Programs Book are now available at local business around Needles, California.

 

Please do not forget to shop and eat at our local businesses in and around Needles, California as well as take a tour around Needles, California to see our beautiful murals that brighten up our community.
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** Directions to the Needles’ Route 66 Music, Brews, and Barbecue Championship in Needles, California: **

** From Arizona on Westbound Interstate 40: **

– Take Interstate 40 handing West until the J Street Exit and Make a Right onto J Street.

– Take J Street heading North to West Broadway and Make a Left Turn onto West Broadway.

– Take West Broadway heading West over the Railroad Overpass to Needles Highway and Make a Right Turn onto Needles Highway.

– Take Needles Highway heading East to K Street.

– Head East passing K Street onto River Road (Needles Highway Turns Into River Road.) and Take River Road heading East into Jack Smith Park.

** From California on Eastbound Interstate 40: **

– Take Interstate 40 heading East until the J Street Exit and Make a Left onto J Street.

– Take J Street heading North to West Broadway and Make a Left Turn onto West Broadway.

– Take West Broadway heading West over the Railroad Overpass to Needles Highway and Make a Right Turn onto Needles Highway.

– Take Needles Highway heading East to K Street.

– Head East passing K Street onto River Road (Needles Highway Turns Into River Road.) and Take River Road heading East into Jack Smith Park.

** From California on Northbound U.S. Highway 95: **

– Take U.S. Highway 95 heading North into Needles, California.

– Take U.S. Highway 95 passing Interstate 40 overpass. (U.S. Highway 95 Will Become East Broadway Pass Interstate 40.)

– Take East Broadway heading North to West Broadway. (East Broadway Will Turn Into West Broadway Entering Downtown Needles, California.)

Take West Broadway heading West over the Railroad Overpass to Needles Highway and Make a Right Turn onto Needles Highway.

– Take Needles Highway heading East to K Street.

– Head East passing K Street onto River Road (Needles Highway Turns Into River Road.) and Take River Road heading East into Jack Smith Park.

** From Arizona on Mohave Valley Highway: **

– Take Mohave Valley Highway heading South to Harbor Avenue. (Mohave Valley Highway Will Turn Into Harbor Avenue.)

– Take Harbor Avenue heading South into Needles, California passing over the Colorado River. (Harbor Avenue Will Turn Into K Street.)

– Take K Street heading South to Needles Highway and Make a Left Turn onto River Road.

– Take River Road heading East into Jack Smith Park.

** From Nevada on Needles Highway: **

– Take Needles Highway heading South into Needles, California.

– Heading South then East on Needles Highway passing interstate 40 to K Street.

– Head East passing K Street onto River Road (Needles Highway Turns Into River Road.) and Take River Road heading East into Jack Smith Park.

** ZachNews will have a map of how to get to the Needles’ Route 66 Music, Brews, and Barbecue Championship in Needles, California. **
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** Parking areas for the Needles’ Route 66 Music, Brews, and Barbecue Championship in Needles, California. **

– There is parking at the Needles’ Route 66 Music, Brews and Barbecue Championship in Jack Smith Park. There is a paved parking lot and a dirt parking lot.

– There is some parking near the Needles Marina Park located on 100 block of Marina Drive just North of River Road and Next to the Rivers Edge Golf Course.

You would have to walk to the Needles’ Route 66 Music, Brews, and Barbecue Championship at Jack Smith Park by taking River Road heading East into Jack Smith Park.

 

** ZachNews will have a map of where are the parking areas near the Needles’ Route 66 Music, Brews, and Barbecue Championship in Needles, California. **
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** Volunteers Wanted!!: **

Volunteers are wanted for the Needles’ Route 66 Music, Brews, and Barbecue Championship to help with the following activities:

– Merchandise Sales Booth: Sell Public Taste Tokens for Beer & Team Samples, Shirts Sales, Hat Sales

– Main Gate Entrance: Collect Entry Fees and Stamp Hands

– Trash Collection: Empty Trash Barrels, Replace Liners and Haul to Main Dumpster on Quad

– Water & Ice Delivery: Fill Water Tank on Quad, Delivery & Pump Water to Teams as Needed

– Deliver and Sell Bags of Ice to Teams and Vendors as Needed

– Team Helpers: Help Teams Serve Samples to Public During “Peoples Choice” Taste Sampling

Volunteers will receive Free Entry into the Needles’ Route 66 Music, Brews, and Barbecue Championship and all activities at the Needles’ Route 66 Music, Brews and Barbecue Championship.

If you would like to Volunteers at the Needles’ Route 66 Music, Brews, and Barbecue Championship, please head to the Volunteers Page on the Music, Brews, and Barbecue Websites at: http://musicbrewsbbq.com/volunteers-neede/
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Proceeds from the Needles’ Route 66 Music, Brews, and Barbecue Championship are being donated back to the Needles community through “Cooking 4 Kids and Hunger” who are a nonprofit organization dedicated to defeating hunger, especially for children.

 

Local charities from throughout the Colorado River Tri-State area will benefit from the proceeds such as the Needles Parks and Recreations Department Youth Programs, St. Vincent de Paul, and the Boys and Girls Club of the Fort Mojave Indian Tribe, and many more caring and wonderful groups.

 


More information on the Needles’ Route 66 Music, Brews, and Barbecue Championship as well as how your local businesses, national companies, or corporations can get involved in the Needles’ Route 66 Music, Brews and Barbecue Championship can be found at the Music, Brews and Barbecue Websites at: www.musicbrewsbbq.com

You can also contact the Music, Brews, and Barbecue Championship by calling: 1 (928) 208-2375 or by email at: info@musicbrewsbbq.com

 

 

So drive in your car down historic and world famous Route 66 into Needles, California for Needles’ Route 66 Music, Brews, and Barbecue Championship. It’s going to be a delicious good time.

 

 

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