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Real WNC Smoked Barbecue Served for Scouts BSA Fund-Raiser

September 23, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm


Get your BBQ fix at the 9th annual Cub Scout Pack 17 and Scouts BSA Troop 17 barbeque dinner benefit, Saturday, September 23, 2023. Tender, juicy, Western North Carolina BBQ dinners with all the fixin’s will be served behind the Riceville Fire Department and Community Center, 2251 Riceville Road, Asheville, NC, 11:00AM until they run out.

The charge for to-go BBQ dinner plates will be $12.00. Reservations are not required. This year’s BBQ event is to-go only. Picnic tables available for all. Donations to benefit the Scouts are always appreciated.

Pitmasters smoke NC premium pork shoulders 14 hours before the event. All dinners include a generous portion of BBQ pork, homemade BBQ sauce, baked beans, North Carolina BBQ slaw and bottled water.

“Local Packs and Troops raise funds to provide support for Scouts in their service area,” said Committee Chairman Dan Little. “Funds are used to provide assistance for Scouts from economically challenged communities by sending scouts to summer camp, provide scouting handbooks, uniforms and pay for the national Boy Scouts Of America annual recharter fee. Raised funds are also used to purchase flags for our veterans’ graves.”

On Memorial Day, Independence Day and Veterans Day Cub Scout and Scouts BSA Troop 17 honor our deceased veterans at Bethel United Methodist Cemetery by placing flags on their graves.

Scouts Serving Others: Since 1910, over 4,000 young men in Western North Carolina have earned the coveted rank of Eagle Scout. Through their Eagle Scout service projects, thousands of community service hours have been conducted to benefit our communities. Scouts in Western North Carolina will perform over 40,000 hours of community service in 2023.


Cub Scout Pack 17 and Scouts BSA Troop 17
(828) 298-1452
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Riceville Fire Department
2251 Riceville Road
Asheville, NC 28805
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