Category Archives for Community Events

Kiwanis Steak Fry Dinner

You can pre order your dinners to make sure that there are plenty of delicious steaks available. You can also make an additional donation to the Kiwanis to help them with all their wonderful community projects. [vfb id=’3′]

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Stampede Festival Horses

Support your local community! Purchasing a “Wooden” horse supports your local youth, schools, and nonprofits.  This is in conjunction with the Stampede Festival/Rodeo Week to build a strong community.   Our artists have decorated a wide variety of horses that are ready for you to buy.  All the proceeds go to our “Legends in the Making” program. […]

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Snake River Stampede Community Festival

Snake River Stampede has endorsed our western heritage art projects for its western heritage preservation by providing our youth with Stampede Festival horses to decorate for their 100th Year Snake River Stampede Community Celebration Festival, to be auctioned for our youth programs.  These fund scholarships, classroom makeovers, and western heritage projects and prizes for our […]

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Nampa Teacher wins classroom makeover

The first of 4 teachers is selected to receive a “classroom makeover” in Nampa.  Gold Buckle Champions is recognizing the Legends amongst us, and received a nomination for a Ronald Regan elementary teacher, Anita Field, who teaches kindergarten. Sue Marostica, executive director for Gold Buckle, said, “We are looking for people to recognize as someone […]

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Gold Buckle Champion BBQ Judges Application

Gold Buckle Champion is looking to put on an amazing BBQ contest and would like to have judges that are qualified. The Grand Champion of the Taste of Idaho Adventures BBQ Competition will have the chance to compete at the World Food Championships in Las Vegas in November. We want to be able to send […]

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BBQ Cooking Class/Dinner

Come join us for a spectacular evening.  Bring your spouse/companion and find out the tricks from the pros on a great BBQ. Dave Schultz is donating his time.  Net proceeds from this class will go to the Toys for Tots and Nampa Fire Department Burn Out Fund. [vfb id=7]

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Charity Tailgate Competition!

• Taste of Idaho Adventures •          Charity Tailgate Competition September 6th at the Ford Idaho Horse Park ICHA Futurity & Aged Event and Mercuria Cutting Shopping with local & regional vendors Idaho State BBQ Competition – $10,000 in Cash & Prizes Community Tailgate Competition 4:00 – 7:00 PM   Setup at […]

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Idaho State BBQ Competition

Welcome to the the Taste of Idaho’s first annual Idaho State BBQ Competition, hosted by Gold Buckle Champions and State of Idaho. You can enter online here or download a form to fill and mail.  BBQ Application You can download a complete list of rules. BBQ Application Rules 8:00 AM Team “load in” Friday 9/5/20142:00 PM […]

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BBQ Judges Training Class

As part of your class you will receive instruction in scoring, procedures, allowed and disallowed display techniques, and actual scoring (while eating) sample entries in all four of the Taste of Idaho BBQ categories. After scoring each meat, scores will be discussed and you will receive feedback that will help you to more systematically score […]

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Gold Buckle Champion BBQ for Gem State Rodeo Association

Gold Buckle Champion, Idaho Cutting Horse Association, and Peterson Stampede Dodge are proud to host this event at the ICHA Aged Event and weekend show.  See more HERE Gem State Rodeo Association (GSRA) is a youth rodeo organization in the Treasure Valley that has been serving the local community for several decades.  Many of Idaho’s […]

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