Decatur Barbecue to be moved to Saturday

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

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For the first time ever, the Decatur Barbecue will be held on a Saturday.

Chamber of Commerce members voted, at Monday’s meeting, to hold the 58th Annual Decatur Barbecue Festival on Saturday, Aug. 6. The festival is being moved to Saturday in the hope of having more help available and a larger crowd.

“What’s it going to hurt to try one year?” said David Flynt.

Last August the Decatur Barbecue and Bulldog Days was held back to back on a Friday and Saturday and called the 57th Annual Decatur Barbecue Festival. The Chamber of Commerce presided over Friday’s events and the city’s Parks and Recreation Department was responsible for Saturday’s events.

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