Opening Night of the Butte County Fair includes not only the Miss Butte County Sponsorship Program and the Sponsors Reception but also the FFA Vocational Auction in Expo Hall. Colin McKelvey of Gridley FFA designed and built this impressive barbecue smoker as an individual project which received first place honors at the County Line Cook Off with Live Oak High School and Second Place honors at the Butte County Fair under the metal working/metal shop category. the barbecue smoker went for $550 in the auction. (Photo by Lisa Van De Hey)