Calling all bourbon lovers, BBQ enthusiasts, and anyone wanting to do good while having a fantastic time! Mark your calendars for February 24th, because the BBQ and Bourbon event hosted by Cancer Pathways Midwest is back and more delicious than ever.

Celebrate 10 Years of Hope with Cancer Pathways Midwest

This isn't just your average fundraiser, folks. We're talking world-renowned BBQ royalty meets award-winning cuisine, all to celebrate a decade of Cancer Pathways Midwest providing vital support, education, and resources to individuals and families battling cancer.

Here's why you can't miss this epic event:

  • Legendary Eats: 78-time grand champion BBQ pitmaster, Jim Johnson, is throwing down with his signature steaks, bacon-wrapped carrots, and those legendary cinnamon rolls. Vegetarian options are available too, so nobody gets left out!
  • Bourbon Bliss: The Bauerhaus, known for the best bourbon in the tri-state, will be keeping your glasses full and your spirits high.
  • Live Entertainment: Get ready to tap your feet and sing along with Nashville recording artist Kenna Elpers, and the event will be MC'd by Randy Moore, co-founder of Cancer Pathways Midwest!
  • More Than Just Food: There's a live auction, games, and other fun activities, making it a night to remember.
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PHOTO: cancer pathways midwest bbq

 Here's how you can join the party:

  • Cooking Class: Want to up your BBQ game? Learn from the master himself, Jim Johnson, at the 2:00 pm cooking class. Space is limited, so grab your tickets fast!
  • Dinner & Auction: Join the main event at 5:00 pm for a feast fit for a king (or queen!), live music, and the chance to bid on amazing auction items.

Tickets are selling out quickly, so head over to BBQ & Bourbon and secure your spot today! Remember, every ticket you buy and every dollar you raise goes towards supporting Cancer Pathways Midwest's essential work.

Let's raise a glass (and a fork!) to celebrate 10 years of hope and make this event a roaring success!

What Makes Jim Johnson The BBQ King?

Jim has 33 years of experience in the world of BBQ, and along the way, he has won a ton of cook-offs. One major contest you might've heard about is the Memphis in May World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest. This is a 4 day BBQ festival, and Jim has 16 Grand Championships, not to mention that Jim is a 78 Time Grand Champion and World Renown Pit Master.

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Cancer Pathways Midwest

Proceeds go towards providing mental health support, resources, education, and connection to help individuals and families to navigate the mental and emotional impacts of cancer, at no cost to them.

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