The Coastal Bend Law Officers and Lagarto Fire Department will hold a bean, rib and chili cook-off, motorcycle poker run and auction at Lagarto Park on Saturday, Jan. 5. Live music, everyone is welcome. Chili and cornbread plates will be $4 donation, serving starts at 11 a.m. Auction of donated items will begin at 1 p.m., tent and hay bale seating provided. Cook-off entry is $20 per category; ribs judged at noon, beans at 1 p.m. and chili at 2 p.m.
Prizes are $100 - first place, $75 - second place, trophy - third place. Motorcycle poker run entry is $20, prizes will be awarded. Call Jim Doughty at 361-547-8188 for information. Vendors welcome, $20 per space, call Mary at 361-547-2929 for information.