Dates Set for Jazz in Jonesboro

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Arkansas State University's Indian Club announced this afternoon that dates have been set for the 3rd Annual Jazz in Jonesboro/Mid-South's BBQ Championship, which will be held in conjunction with the ASU football team's home game against Louisiana-Monroe on October 11.

Professional BBQ teams from across the region will converge on Jonesboro Oct. 10-11.  The event is a fundraiser for the Indian Club and includes two full days of activities leading up to the ASU-ULM football game at Indian Stadium.

Plans are also underway to bring in headline musical entertainment on Friday night and to expand the Back Yard division competition, which is sanctioned through the Memphis BBQ Network.

More information on Jazz in Jonesboro is available by contacting the Indian Club at 870-972-2041.