Backing the Blue – Denton, a local nonprofit, is hosting a “BBQ with the Blue” fundraiser on Saturday to raise money for injured and fallen officers and their families from Denton County.
The event is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the North Texas Fairgrounds, 2217 North Carroll Blvd. in Denton, according to a news release. Barbecue will be served by Texas Rib Rangers, and there will be a Time Machine Car Show, CASI chili cook-off, vendor fair, kid’s area, live music, silent auction and a 50/50 raffle.
It’s $10 for admission and barbecue for adults and $5 for kids. Admission without barbecue is $5 for adults and free for kids. Backing the Blue – Denton will also be selling its new shirts to benefit local law enforcement officers’ families battling cancer.