FORT MYERS, Fla.- A record size crowd of 4,500 showed up to support the Builders Care program of the Lee Building Industry Association (BIA) on Sunday at the fourth annual BBQ, Bands & Brew. Event raised more than $50,000 to benefit Builders Care and help local homeowners in need in Lee County with emergency construction services.
The fundraiser featured local bands Alter Ego, Cracker Blues and Deb & the Dynamics, as well as a BBQ competition to name the Best BBQ in town. For the fourth year in a row, Jonesez BBQ took home the People's Choice Award and for the first time they also won the title of BEST BBQ in town. Other winners included Best Ribs & Best Presentation to Famous Dave's, Best Pork to Bubba's Roadhouse & Saloon, Best Side Dish to Blue Crawfish Catering and Best Chicken to Jonesez BBQ.