For 47 years
the Parks Cracklin Cook-Off Festival Association has provided money, time, and assistance to individuals, schools, churches, and other nonprofit organizations. In this same timeframe the members have
changed but the message remains the same.
“We Want To Help”.
all started with Mark Dore’, a local musician and a couple of civic minded, hard-working people from the Parks community.
Parks Cracklin Cook-Off Festival Association is held the Friday & Saturday after Easter Sunday, every year.
The Cook-Off is
dedicated to the memory of Mark Dore’.
Over the years the
organization has loss a few more members.
In Loving Memory: