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September 29 - October 2
Bikes, Blues & BBQ Newsletter
In This Issue
Parade of Power Route Change
Bike Raffle
Official T-shirt on Sale
Parking at the Rally
Poker Runs
Miss BBB
BBQ Tasting
Travel Made Easy
Volunteers Needed
Cycle Connection
Williams Tractor
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Issue: 3 September 3, 2010
Make sure you check out the BBB website on a regular basis for pictures and other updates.  Remember, BBB is the largest charitable rally in the country that benefits local charities.

Only 3 weeks to go!
We've updated the following schedules and lists to show the most current information.  Take a look...Schedule

Event Schedule

Vendor List
Parade of Power Route Changed
Couple on Bike
Because of the heavy traffic at the usual starting point, we have changed the route to ease traffic congestion. 

The ride will now stage at the U of A parking lot 56 and end on Beechwood.  The route will still move through Dickson Street.

Click here for the updated route map.
Bike Raffle
2010 HD SoftailA 2010 Harley-Davidson Heritage Softail classic is being raffled off by Cycle Connection Harley-Davidson and Pig Trail Harley-Davidson. 

Tickets are only $5 and proceeds go to local charities.

For details and where to buy tickets, click here.
Official BBB T-shirts on Sale
The official 2010 BBB T-shirts are now on sale! 2010 tshirt

The 2010 patches and pins will be on sale at the rally.

Additionally, we still have 2009 and 2008 pins, patches and t-shirts available.
Parking at the Rally - Link Fixed
Poker LogoSorry about the confusion last week on the parking map for the rally. The link to the map below actually works now.  On the map it shows that Dickson Street is paid parking.  For the rally, Dickson Street will be free.

Map of the Entertainment District
Poker Runs - Maps Posted
Poker Hand

The maps for the Fayetteville Fire Fighters IAFF Local 2866 poker runs have been added to their website. The maps are at the bottom of the application form. 

Details, registration and maps can be found on their website

Music Headliners
AMP Due to the tremendous success of last year's partnership with the Arkansas Music Pavilion (AMP), they have expanded the music line-up with four great bands starting on Wednesday night: Citizen Cope, Easton Corbin, Pat Travers & Rick Derringer and The Black Crowes.

A portion of the proceeds go to support local charities.

Check out the Bikes, Blues & Hot Rods Too website to learn more and buy tickets.
Miss BBB - Competition Starts
Miss BBB The first Miss BBB preliminary starts on Thursday, September 9th at 9:00 pm    at Jose's on Dickson Street. Come by and cheer on your favorite contestant!

For the complete schedule and entry form, click here.
BBQ  Tasting
bbq grillThe Sam's Club People's Choice BBQ competition is a public tasting of world class BBQ. It is held at 6:30 pm Friday evening at the Washington County Fairgrounds.

There are only 3,500 tasting kits so get there early to enjoy the BBQ and crown this year's champion.  Tasting kits are only $5 each.

To learn more about the BBQ competitions, click here.
Travel Made Easy

The Arkansas/Missouri Railroad provides passenger cars to transport people from Dickson Street to Baum Stadium. Pickup and drop-off areas are near George's Majestic on Dickson Street and the parking lot on the east side of Baum Stadium.  The schedule will be posted at the stops during the rally.

Blues Train fare is $1 per person, per trip.

To see other transportation options, click here.

Volunteers Still Needed
Help Sign
As we are getting close to rally time, we are still in need of people and organizations to donate only an hour or two of their time to help make BBB a great event for everyone. 

To see what volunteer opportunities are available please click on the link below.

Volunteers Needed

Sponsor Highlight: Cycle Connection
Cycle Connection

For 40 Years, Cycle Connection and the Four States Region have traveled the road together. Cycle Connection has won Eight Bar and Shield Awards. We consistently rank among the best places to buy Harley-Davidson motorcycles in the area and the nation. Experience makes the difference, and your experience will be one to remember. So, Ride with a dealership that knows the road and is committed to making your ride the journey of a lifetime!

Cycle Connection Harley-Davidson
Sponsor Highlight: Williams Tractor
Williams Tractor

We have been serving Northwest Arkansas, Southwest Missouri, and Northeast Oklahoma since 1973. We provide quality products and service at a fair price. Check out our equipment lines of New Holland Ag, New Holland Construction and Case IH. We also carry Bobcat, Polaris, Bush Hog, Rhino, M&W, Woods, Excel Hustler and many more!

Stop by today!

Williams Tractor