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Law Enforcement Appreciation Day at Sonny’s BBQ
From The Smoker

The new year is finally here, and we couldn’t think of a better way to kick off 2020 than by honoring the brave men and women who keep our communities safe and sound all year-round. On Thursday, January 9th, all law enforcement officers were invited to dine at any Sonny’s location and enjoy a free […]

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Apopka, FL Grand Reopening Celebration
From The Smoker

We’re lettin’ the good times roll with another Grand Remodel Celebration. This time, we headed over to Apopka, FL to throw a BBQ, slathered in Southern hospitality. With the help of the Apopka community, it sure was one to remember. The first 68 people in the door received a free Pork Big Deal and bottle […]

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Sonny’s BBQ Donates $10K to #WithLoveFromHarlan
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We are excited to announce #WithLoveFromHarlan as the $10,000 winner of the Spirit of BBQ: Giving Tuesday Edition. Founded in 2017, #WithLoveFromHarlan is a nonprofit organization who collects and distributes items and monetary donations to assist and support others in their time of need. This includes collecting and delivering items to individuals affected by natural […]

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Spirit of BBQ: Get to Know our Charity Finalists
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The Spirit of BBQ is all about lendin’ a helping hand and supporting others. In an effort to continue to spread the Spirit of BBQ, we’ll be donating $10,000 to 1 of the 5 charities below. With that said, the Voting Round has officially kicked off on our Facebook page and it’s time to cast […]

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News

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Sonny’s BBQ Celebrates Grand Opening in Pace
News

We’re mighty excited to announce our newest location in Pace, FL has officially opened and we’re ready to serve up some delicious BBQ, slathered in Southern hospitality. On Monday (10/21), we were joined by our founder Sonny Tillman and the Pace Area Chamber of Commerce, for a ribbon-cutting ceremony to kick off an exciting celebration […]

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Sonny’s BBQ of Viera Recognizes Debbie Cash
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The Sonny’s BBQ in Viera, FL recently had the privilege of honoring a very special member of their community with a Random Acts of BBQ. As a nurse for Health First’s Holmes Regional Medical Center, Debbie Cash showed true kindness to Sonny’s team member, Shellie Chapman, when she was diagnosed with colon cancer. Shellie never […]

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Sonny’s BBQ of Nicholasville Recognizes Bekah Parks
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Sonny’s BBQ of Nicholasville recently honored Bekah Parks with a Random Acts of BBQ for her efforts with The Nest – Center for Women, Children and Families.  The Nest provides a safe place for education, healing, counseling, and support to women, children and families in crisis.  A senior studying Social Work at the University of […]

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Fighting Child Hunger with Cereal for Summer
News

Summer is right around the corner and we’re thinkin’ about the families who heavily rely on the meals provided at school to keep their little ones’ bellies full. 1 in 4 children in the Tampa Bay area suffer from hunger. When the final bell rings and school’s out for summer, this problem becomes especially critical.  […]

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Events

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Hurricane Dorian Relief
Events

September Give Back Days Join us at your local Sonny’s BBQ every Monday in September as we raise money for those affected by the destruction of Hurricane Dorian. We’ll donate a portion of each Monday’s sales to the Salvation Army. For the latest updates on their disaster relief efforts, click here. We’ll also be servin’ […]

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Summer Kick-Off at The Acre
Events

Livin’ really is easy in the summertime. Kids get to play, adults get to catch up, and everyone looks forward to the next shindig where there’ll be plenty of good music, great food, and fun for all. June 21 marked the official start to summer, and it’s been a week since we partnered with Yelp […]

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