Annual ‘Community BBQ’ for all ages |

Annual ‘Community BBQ’ for all ages

The second annual Community BBQ Friday includes family activities, music and barbecue tri-tip and chicken dinners at the Nevada County Fairgrounds.

In addition, five community members will be honored at the event sponsored by the Rotary Club of Grass Valley and the Community/Senior Center. The awards are in public service, health care, vocational service, youth substance abuse and community service categories.

Among the family activities are a jump house and climbing wall; face painting; finger printing and a photo booth by the Nevada County Sheriff’s Department; a bike-safety rodeo by the Grass Valley Police Department; a scarecrow-decorating contest; and a display of fire engines, ambulances, California Highway Patrol motorcycles, police patrol cars and helicopters.

Kurtis Bershaw will play music in several genres for all ages.

The event will be from 5 to 8:30 p.m.; dinner will be served from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Admission is $15 for anyone 11 and older and includes a barbecue tri-tip and chicken dinner and $5 for anyone 10 and younger, which includes a hot dog meal.

Tickets are at all Citizens Bank locations, the Community/Senior Center, via Grass Valley Rotarians or by calling 272-0913.

Proceeds will go to the Community/Senior Center, the Fairgrounds Reforestation Program and the Rotary International Polio

Eradication Project.

Call 272-0913 for more information.

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