DCC hosts Greens, Beans and Cornbread cook-off on Jan. 28


The Delta Cultural Center, a museum of the Department of Arkansas Heritage  located in Helena-West Helena, is hosting a Greens, Beans and Cornbread cook-off on Jan. 28. The event takes place from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the museum’s Miller Annex, located at 223 Cherry St. in the historic downtown district.

Greens, beans, cornbread

Celebrity judges will choose a winner in each category, and an overall winner will be chosen by popular vote. Participation in the cook-off is free, but registration is required. The deadline to register for the cook-off is Jan. 25.

The event is a celebration the culinary heritage of the region. The museum’s mission is to preserve and interpret the culture and heritage of the 27-county Arkansas Delta region (as defined by the Department of Arkansas Heritage).

To learn more, log on to the Delta Cultural Center’s website at www.DeltaCulturalCenter.com or call the museum at 800-358-0972.