pork 'N boots

eat, drink &  dance for a cause

Join us for a deliciously smoky September night at the 40th American Royal World Series of Barbecue to benefit Be Head Strong, a charitable organization supporting brain tumor patients and caregivers. 

Pork 'N Boots is a chef-studded night full of smoky treats, delicious libations and plenty of dancing to live music by The Zeros and DJ Chace!

Then stick around for the "Smoke Out" you and your crew can sip on local hooch and hops and enjoy some delicious barbecue from Scotts Kitchen, voted number 20 in the Top 25 best places to eat barbecue from Travel + Leisure. 


VIP guests will enjoy early access to the party. Your evening starts at 6 p.m. with local craft beer and distillery tastings. Then James Beard-winning writer, editor and food consultant Jill Silva will guide you through a tasting with top local chefs, brewers, distillers and mixologist. 

                                                                                Continue to dance the night away with KC's favorite 80s and New Wave band The Zeros and DJ Chace. 

100% of the proceeds benefit local families. Be Head Strong supports brain tumor patients and caregivers in the Kansas City community. The non-profit organization also

works with Doctors, Hospitals and Organizations seeking to cure this life changing disease.                                                  



 Sip on local handcrafted cocktails,brews and wine parings. 


 Enjoy smoky creations by 10 of the KCs top chefs!


Jill Silva

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Event Host and PR Coordinator 

Misty Brown-Fridkin

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 Event Chair, designer and fundraising coordinator

Joe Fridkin

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Event Co-Chair and BBQ Team Captain

Charles d'Ablaing

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Head Chef and BBQ Captain

 Your Hosts




Misty Brown-Fridkin  816-213-5737

Joe Fridkin  816-213-5734

Be Head Strong

Contact Us Anytime!

Phone 1.913-314-2255


Donations to Be Head Strong

PO Box 25525 Overland Park, KS  66225

Tax ID 71-0899918



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