|The carnival opened Friday night!|
|Master of Ceremonies Richard Crowe|
lining things up to kick off the parade.
|Mr. and Mrs. Peeler led this year's parade.|
|After the parade, the Praha Brothers entertained the crowd.|
|The washer pitching cranked up along with horse shoes.|
|While not the same as doughnuts, judging the BBQ can be|
|The MAD Band returned to the stage this year for the second|
half of the afternoon entertainment.
|Cameron's John Anderle won 1st AND 2nd place in the|
Margarita division. Hmmmm. (Probably should be investigated
by the Constable's Office.)
|Buckholts' philanthropic chef, Jeff Kuzel of the Sippin-n-Flippin|
team took first prize in the Chicken category.
|And the Overall Winner was Michael Galvan of the Naw "da" Bone|
team from Belton.
Here's the lists of all of the winners at this year's Cotton Festival Cook-Off
(click list to enlarge)
|After the awards were presented, fans favorite Justin Cole took|
the stage to finish out the evening entertainment.
|And then, it was over. Waiting to turn off the lights, Buckholts'|
philosophical grill master Leslie Lorenz shouldn't look so sad.
After all, he won 4th place in the Brisket group!