Billy Bob's Texas To Host Restaurant Relief Drive

L.P. Phillips
May 15, 2020 - 5:25 am
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FORT WORTH (1080 KRLD) - Some of the top chefs from across North Texas will combine talent with country music stars to raise money for cash-starved restaurants. 

Dishing Out Relief will be hosted on the Facebook site of Billy Bob's Texas Saturday night at 6:00. 

Dallas chef Dean Fearing will be one of the chefs showing how it's done, cooking a ribeye steak.   He will be joined by chefs Ken Rathbun, Tim Love and Sarah Heard.

"They've raised 60 thousand so far.  And they want to raise more" Fearing said. 

According to the fundraising site:

  • The virtual cooking event is a Facebook stream of Texas Chefs, Mixologists, and Music Artists 
  • Each chef/artist will showcase dishes, drinks, talents, and music, all celebrating National BBQ Month! 
  • Viewers can text to donate: Text: DishingOutRelief to 833-970-0618
  • Viewers can also participate by hosting watch parties and inviting their social media friends to enjoy the event. 
  • All proceeds from the Virtual Cooking Event will benefit the TX Restaurant Relief Fund
  • The Texas Restaurant Association (TRA), the leading business association for Texas' $70.6 billion foodservice industry
  • Text DishingOutRelief to 833-970-0618

Opening remarks will be delivered by Governor Greg Abbott.  Music entertainment includes Bri Bagwell, Carson Jeffery and The Statesboro Revue.