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Honor Flight fundraiser Sept. 2 in Dixon

Blues, Brews, BBQ and Bags for the Brave returns for fourth year

DIXON – Blues, Brews, BBQ and Bags for the Brave will return for a fourth year from noon to 10 p.m. Sept. 2 along the riverfront.

Proceeds will benefit the Lee County Honor Flight for veterans, which pays to take veterans on a tour of memorials in Washington, D.C.

The bags tournament will run from 1 to 4 p.m., beginning with a brief veteran program for Honor Flight veterans. Walk-up registration will begin at noon.

Entry fees are $30 per team, which includes admission to Blues, Brews and BBQ. Registration for corporate teams is due by Friday.

Prizes will be award for first-, second- and third-place recreational teams. Corporate winners will receive prizes and trophies, with the first-place team receiving the corporate traveling trophy.

There will be a free kids bean bag toss, prizes and a silent auction.

Admission to the Blues, Brews and BBQ is $5 for adults and free for kids 10 and younger.

Class Act II, Blues on First, The Lizzi Neal Band and The Jimmys will provide live music.

Food and drinks will be sold by That Place on Palmyra. The drawing for the 50-50 raffle will be at 9:30 p.m.

Find the event on Facebook for more information.

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