National Barbecue Month is Here!

National Barbecue Month is Here!

May is National Barbecue Month, where the smell of smoked meat and the grill’s warmth symbolize the onset of summer across America. This month takes on special significance in the heart of Texas, where barbecue is a way of life. What better way to celebrate than by exploring the top local barbecue joints or hosting a backyard bash?

Tender Smokehouse BBQ (Celina)

Handcrafted Texas BBQ and scratch-made sides have been Tender Smokehouse’s specialty since 2017. Under the expert guidance of Owner Dante Ramirez, who brings over 25 years of experience in the restaurant business, every dish is a culinary delight.

From succulent brisket that melts in your mouth to mouth-watering sides that cater to every taste, Tender Smokehouse offers a delectable variety of dishes that will leave your taste buds craving more.

Hutchins BBQ (McKinney)

With a mission to serve the highest quality smoked meats and sides, Hutchins BBQ is a must-visit. Their menu features a variety of family packs, sandwiches, platters, and daily specials that will leave you wanting more. Don’t forget to try their famous brisket burnt ends (when available) and beef ribs (available Friday through Sunday)!

Poppa’s Pit BBQ (Gunter)

For a taste of authentic, handcrafted barbecue, look no further than Poppa’s Pit BBQ. Using 100% fresh meat and high-quality ingredients, Poppa’s Pit offers catering services for any occasion. Their menu includes a selection of meats, sides, and desserts that are sure to please even the pickiest eaters.

Dickey’s BBQ (Prosper)

A true Texas tradition, Dickey’s BBQ Pit has been serving up hickory-smoked barbecue since 1941. Dickey’s offers something for everyone: various meats, homestyle sides, and even complimentary ice cream. Be sure to check their current deals and save!

Host A BBQ in Your Gorgeous Backyard

The Parks at Wilson Creek, an inspired community designed to commune with nature, provides the perfect setting for celebrating National Barbecue Month. The community is ideal for hosting memorable barbecue gatherings with its spacious backyards and top-notch amenities. Here are some tips!

Prepare Your Grill: Make sure your grill is clean and ready to go and double-check that you have enough propane or charcoal. A well-maintained grill ensures your food cooks evenly and tastes great.

Illuminate Your Space: Enhance the ambiance with various landscape lighting options, from fairy lights in the trees to solar-powered lamps along pathways.

Bug Control: Strategically place citronella torches and candles around your gathering areas, and have bug repellent on hand to keep pests at a minimum.

Refreshments: Stock up on plenty of ice-cold drinks and craft signature cocktails or mocktails reflecting the season’s spirit. Keep your guests refreshed and relaxed!

Fire Up Those Grills in Celina, Texas

Celebrate National Barbecue Month in style at The Parks at Wilson Creek, whether trying out local barbecue hotspots or firing up your grill for a backyard feast. Light up the grill, taste the rich flavors of the season, and maybe even make some new friends! Contact us today to discover the available homes and become a part of our vibrant community.