Police, Fire square off in barbecue Battle of the Badges Sept. 10

Whose barbecue cuisine will reign supreme? Find out Saturday, Sept. 10, when the Police Department, Fire Department and Park Police square off in the fourth annual Battle of the Badges.

Battle of the Badges: The People’s Barbecue
11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10
North Commons Park
1801 James Ave. N.

The event will feature one team of officers from the Police Department, one team of firefighters from the Fire Department and one team of officers from Park Police cooking up their best ribs for a large judging panel. The Police Department has won the first three battles.

This free event is open to the public and aims to bring the community together. Attendees will enjoy food, live music and other activities.

Published Sep 6, 2016



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