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Frying Up the Best Hushpuppies Around

How does a party with your 20 closest friends and family sound?



LUFKIN, TEXAS (August 17, 2015)… How does a party with your 20 closest friends and family sound? Especially, if all you have to do to prepare is show up, enjoy, then leave with no worries of cleaning up! Your chance is here to enjoy a Fiesta party with everything taken care of, venue, food, beverages and decorations! Plus, your team can split a $1,000 cash prize! All you have to do is have the best hushpuppy at the 44th Annual Southern Hushpuppy Championships, Saturday, September 19, 2015.


Put together a 4 person team; create your best hushpuppy recipe; cook it just right and win over the judges’ taste buds.


Deadline to enter a team is Friday, September 4, 2015. Teams of four are registered on a first-come, first-serve basis. As always, there are a limited number of spaces so send your entry form in early.


Preliminary heats will start at 2:00 pm with the top eight scores from all heats cooking in the championship event! The winning team will walk away as the 44th Southern Hushpuppy Champion.


The Southern Hushpuppy Championships sponsored by A-1 Party Rentals, Inc. is part of the five day Texas State Forest Festival in Lufkin, September 16-20. The Lufkin/Angelina County Chamber of Commerce hosts the event annually at the George H. Henderson, Jr. Exposition Center.


Print an entry form and the official rules from www.TexasStateForestFestival.com. Mail entry form and $60 entry fee to Southern Hushpuppy Championships, 1615 S Chestnut, Lufkin, TX 75901.

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