SummerFest 2012

Raytown SummerFest & BBQ Cookoff is less than 30 days away.  SummerFest is a family fun event being held in downtown Raytown on Friday, June 8 and Saturday, June 9 with no cover charge.  Carnival rides, shaved ice, homemade funnel cakes, yummy kettle korn and more are offered in our vendor area along with craft, business and not for profit booths as well.  Some of the best BBQ cooked and served by local businesses being sold to the public in the large tent.  Four Fried Chickens & A Coke will play live on Friday night and The Elsea Smith Band covers the Saturday night entertainment.  International Entertainment will go from 11-3 on Saturday and the Raytown Parks Department will host a wiffle ball contest on Saturday from 3 to 7.  Do you have a dachshund and he or she is a fast runner?  Enter them into the Sausage Sprint Races on Saturday at 1:00 pm.  For more information, click on the SummerFest/BBQ tab at the top of the Chamber’s website or call the office at 816-353-8500 for more information.  You can also email as well.  Come out and make this an event Raytown residents can be proud off.