HOUSTON, Jan. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Ole Hickory Pits™ and pitmasters from Operation BBQ Relief® are headed to Houston to support chef Guy Fieri’s 2017 PLAYERS TAILGATE PARTY. The biggest party of Super Bowl LI is on February 5 at noon; 1.5 blocks from NRG Stadium. Tickets: http://bit.ly/2jAS8WM
Ole Hickory Pits™ supports Operation BBQ Relief® with state of the art equipment in order to prepare hot food for communities impacted by disaster. Ole Hickory Pits™, founded in 1974, is a pioneer in the manufacture of commercial and residential barbecue equipment. "We are proud of the partnership we have with Operation BBQ Relief® and their team of volunteer World Championship pitmasters," said David B. Knight, President and Founder of Ole Hickory Pits™. "It has been our pleasure to provide pits and watch these barbecue heroes give back by providing food and assistance to so many communities after disaster strikes.”
Ole Hickory Pits™ has been a partner of Operation BBQ Relief® (www.OperationBBQRelief.org) since 2012, and through their combined efforts, they have served over 1 million hot meals across the country.
"We are honored that Ole Hickory Pits™ has asked us to support them at this exciting event," said Stan Hays, co-founder and CEO. "The event allows us to support a partner that's supported us since our beginning."
About Ole Hickory Pits™
Ole Hickory Pits, a subsidiary of David B. Knight & Associates, Inc. was founded in 1974. The company manufactures their patented Convecture™ Technology barbecue equipment in the USA and sells worldwide.
About Operation BBQ Relief®
Founded in 2011 in the wake of the devastating tornado in Joplin, Mo., Operation BBQ Relief® has provided approximately 1,200,000 barbecue meals during 35 deployments in 21 states. The organization has over 6,000 volunteers who travel to hard-hit areas serving food. (www.operationbbqrelief.org)
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