|Hot for SXSW registered attendees this week is
the much anticipated BBQ Crash Course lunch
event held at Emo’s. The 300 tickets sold out in
record time. Put this on your calendar for 2012 if
you are planning on attending SXSW. Some of the
old timers will be there, so bring your copy of the
Barbecue Lover’s Guide for autographs.
Sadly, Richard Jones Bar-B-Q on Congress closed in August 2010.
J. Kelly’s, who took over Ben’s Longbranch at 900 E. 11th, closed in
Cartwright’s Famous Bar-B-Q at 9600 S. I-35 closed January 2011
Salt Lick Trailer near UT at Rio Grande and MLK opened in August
Mr. Bones BBQ (John Goode) is back in business after a 10 year
Franklin BBQ is moving their retro style trailer on Concordia to a
Sugar Shack is back in business at W. 21st St. after a fire December
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit opened in a new residential building with