Join Triangle Hokies for Sides of the South, our Southern sides/desserts competition and

The event will take place on Saturday, June 16, beginning at 11:00am at Lonerider
Brewery (8816 Gulf Ct #100, Raleigh, NC 27617). We’ll have the brewery to ourselves
until noon.

Here’s how it works:
For those interested in competing, sign up to attend here and let us know what side or
dessert you will be bringing. Plan on making enough for 40-50 people to sample (a few
bites) and then bring your best tasting Southern side or dessert to Lonerider on June 16.
Winners will receive great prizes, including a VT apron or VT cookbook!

If you have any specific questions or concerns about entering into the contest, you can
email them to

For those only interested in eating and not preparing anything, bring your appetite and
you will cast your votes to help decide the best dish! Please RSVP here.
We’ll be providing NC barbecue, tea and lemonade for everyone, plus beer will be
available for sale at Lonerider.

$15 for adults, $10 for each adult that brings a dish, $5 for kids age 5-12. That includes
barbecue, tea, lemonade and judging (eating) of the sides and desserts. You can pay
online below using Paypal, mail checks payable to VTAA Triangle Chapter, 6604 Portsmouth Lane,
Raleigh, NC 27615
, or at the door by cash or check (though please RSVP in advance so
we know how much food we’ll need).

All proceeds from the event will benefit the Triangle Chapter of the Virginia Tech Alumni
Association and the scholarships we offer to local students attending VT.