STILLWATER – The 21st Annual Calf Fry, AKA the “testicle festival,” begins today at the Tumbleweed Dance Hall, Lakeview and Country Club roads.
Besides the signature dish, a great lineup of Texas country and red dirt music has been prepared for today, Friday and Saturday:
THURSDAY, APRIL 26
Eli Young Band
After Party Inside w/ Taylor Atkinson and Brandon Jackson
FRIDAY, APRIL 27
Randy Rogers Band
Cody Canada and the Departed
After Party Inside w/ William Clark Green and Brandon Jackson
SATURDAY, APRIL 28
2 Steps Back
After Party Inside w/ John David Kent
To read my new interview with recent Academy of Country Music Award winners Eli Young Band, click here. And look for my new interview with Randy Rogers on Friday.
Also, the Travel Channel and the Tumbleweed are going to host a Calf Fry Eating Contest this afternoon, and the venue is recruiting contestants on its Facebook page. The contest will be at 4:30 p.m. today, and folks must have tickets, either purchased in advance or bought at the gate. Rumble will be there, Jon Smith will be the master of ceremonies, and the venue is looking for four or five people to join in the fun. For more on that, go to www.facebook.com/calffry.
Showtime is 5:30 p.m. each night; doors open at 4 p.m. For more information, go to www.calffry.com.