Calling all motorcycles and
muscle cars for the first ever Hogs, Hot Rods and Harleys Fall
Festival that will take place on Saturday, October 13 from 11
a.m. to 10 p.m. at Alexander Park in McDonough.
and Tourism and Main Street McDonough are hosting the
festival, which will also feature a barbecue contest to find the
tastiest butts, tangiest ribs and most savory chicken. Judges
will select the best ribs and chicken and the best Boston will
be decided by the people in the People’s Choice Award. Cash
prizes will be awarded in the barbecue contests as well as the
car and cycle contests. Organizers are also taking applications
for food vendors, crafters and other merchant displays.
According to Jennifer
Price, Director of Tourism for the City of McDonough, the
all-day festival will feature something for everyone, including
a full line-up of musical entertainment with the headliner Will
Turpin and the Way taking the evening stage. Other groups
scheduled to perform include Collective Soul’s Joel Kosche, J.K.
and the Lost Boys, and local band Full House. There will also be
a kids' section with bounce houses, face painting and more.
Entry fee for motorcycles
and cars is $25 and the barbecue cooking team entry fee is $100
with McDonough Hospitality and Tourism and Main Street McDonough
supplying the butts.
www.tourmcdonough.com, or email
email@example.com or call Price at 770-898-3196.
Volunteer opportunities are also available.