Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) June 12, 2011
Bluegreen Corporation (NYSE: BXG), a leading provider of Colorful Places to Live and Play, today announced its resorts in Branson and Ridgedale, Missouri, look forward to recommending for guests to attend the 2011 Summer Sizzle Charity BBQ t in Springfield, Missouri. The cook-off will take place September 16-17, 2011.
The Summer Sizzle Charity BBQ event is a major summer festivity that includes both BBQ and bands. The BBQ competition includes the KCBS State Championship BBQ, Backyard BBQ Competition and Whole Hog Competition. The Grand Champion will take home $2,000 along with bragging rights. The two-day event will also include two stages to host over 14 bands that are local to the Ozarks.
Proceeds from the Summer Sizzle Charity BBQ will benefit the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Ozarks, as well as other children’s charities.
“Each year, we look forward to pointing our Bluegreen guests towards an event that is both fun-filled and for a good cause,” says Suzanne Wainscott, General Manager of Falls Village, a Bluegreen resort in Branson. “Just as Bluegreen supports various children’s charities, such as Christel House and Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, we like to support other organizations who raise funds for good causes.”
Bluegreen owns and operates three resorts that are within close proximity to The Summer Sizzle Charity BBQ event in Springfield. Bluegreen’s The Falls Village is located in Branson, Missouri, while The Cliffs at Long Creek and Bluegreen Wilderness Club at Big Cedar are located in Ridgedale. Each resort offers luxurious vacation villas that are fully equipped with all the modern amenities to ensure a home-away-from-home feel.
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Founded in 1966 and headquartered in Boca Raton, FL, Bluegreen Corporation (NYSE:BXG) is the leader in providing Colorful Places to Live and Play through its vacation ownership resort and residential real estate business segments. Our more than 3,500 employees are passionate about delivering extraordinary experiences for our owners, travelers and business partners. Since 1996, Bluegreen has managed, marketed and sold a flexible, real estate-based vacation ownership plan with more than 222,600 owners, over 54 owned or managed resorts, and access to more than 4,000 resorts worldwide. Since 1985, Bluegreen Communities has developed master-planned residential and golf communities primarily in the southern and southeastern U.S., and has sold over 55,000 home sites. We also offer a portfolio of comprehensive, turnkey, fee-for-service resort management, financial services, customer generation and sales solutions to third-party developers and lenders. For more information, visit us online at http://www.bluegreencorp.com. See what Bluegreen owners are saying on Facebook or follow us on Twitter.