12th Annual Recovery Fest & 7th Annal KCBS BBQ State Championship
We had great speakers, vendors, non profits, delicious food, awesome live music by Evan Barlow and The Mashup, and a big crowd!
The speakers and special guests included Sasha Coles McLean (Executive Director of Archway Academy, Houston TX recovery high school), Kana Enomoto (Principal Deputy Administrator of SAMHSA), Tom Coderre (SAMHSA Chief of Staff), Kyle Donnelly (American Addiction Centers), Courtney Sowers, Evan Rodriguez and Steve Johnson (Hope Recovery), Richmond Mayoral Candidates Levar Stoney and Jack Berry, Delegate Jennifer McClellan, Congressional Candidate Eileen Bedell and Lou Kadiri (Deputy State Director/Office of Senator Mark Warner).
Twenty-five teams competed in the barbeque competition, with Old Virginia Smoke taking home Reserve Grand Champion and Checkered Flag 500 BBQ winning Grand Champion! For a full list of winners, click here!
If you missed this year’s Recovery Fest, you can check it out by watching this video!
Smokin’ Meat…. Not Drugs!!
Thank you all for your overwhelming support!!!