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CW HOG 28th annual Pig-Out set Sept. 12 at Lower Ross Park in Pocatello

Posted August 26, 2009

The 28th annual Idaho State University Cooperative Wilderness Handicapped Outdoor Group (CW HOG) Pig Out, a dinner and fundraiser for CW HOG, will be held Saturday, Sept. 12, in Lower Ross Park Pavilion in Pocatello.

CW HOG provides outdoor recreational opportunities for individuals of all abilities.

The dinner includes barbecued pork, Idaho baked potatoes, corn-on-the-cob, green salad, and the HOGs’ specialty, a vegetarian Dutch-oven dish. Dinner is from 4 to 7:30 p.m. Musical entertainment, featuring Slapdash and Pocatello’s own US Bluez will be from 5 to 10 p.m.

The Pig Out is a family-oriented activity. Children’s games, arts and crafts, and face painting will be provided from 3 to 5 p.m. by the ISU Council for Exceptional Children.

Admission is $14 in advance and $15 at the door for those 12 and older. Admission is $6 in advance, $7 at the door for children 6-11. Children ages 5 and under eat free. Admission without dinner is $7. Advance tickets are on sale at Scott’s Ski and Sports, Budget Tapes & Records, Sandbaggers, Barrie’s Sports, Rob’s Ride on Bikes & Snow, Ace Hardware and The Outdoor Adventure Center in the basement of the Pond Student Union.

The Pig Out is the biggest annual event for CW HOG. This year’s Pig Out revenue will be used for general adaptive programming.

For more information on the Pig Out, call the CW HOG Office at (208) 282-3912 www.isu.edu/cwhog.