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Sponsorship Opportunities

Leon is hosting its 2nd Annual Smoke the Town BBQ Competition! 

Smoke the Town is a Kansas City Barbeque Society (KCBS) sanctioned BBQ contest on October 12-13, 2018, in partnership with the Leon Fall Festival. 

For the event to be successful, we need your support! The 1st Annual event brought 16 teams to Leon, and this year we’ll bring at least 25.

There will be a street dance on October 12 and Fall Festival activities on October 13 to bring out the public. 

Download the sponsorship form below, or email for more information.

Thank You To Our 2017 Sponsors!

SCIT Theatre

SCIT Theatre is a movie theater located in Leon, Iowa. Follow them on Facebook:

Farmer's Bank of Leon

Farmer's Bank offers personal and business financing options with 8 locations in Southern Iowa and Northern Missouri.

Great Western Bank

Great Western Bank's focus is on relationship-based consumer, business and agribusiness banking.

Leon's New Horizons, Inc.

Leon's New Horizons, Inc. operates the New-2-U Thrift Store in Leon, Iowa. Proceeds from the store are used to support community programs and events to combat poverty.

Rotary Club of Decatur County

The Rotary Club of Decatur County's mission is to improve lives of our community, our district, and our International communities.

Bickel Lodges

Ron and Shelley Bickel offer lodge rentals on VRBO. Learn more by visiting the links below:

Thank You To Our 2017 Sponsors!


NAPA Auto Parts store located in Leon, Iowa. Owned and operated by Mike and Peggy Frost.

Casey's General Store

Casey's is a convenience store located in Leon, Iowa and many other communities in the Midwest.

Community Health Centers of Southern Iowa

 CHCSI is a federally qualified health center that provides primary, preventive health care services to those living in southern Iowa and northern Missouri. CHCSI provides comprehensive medical, behavioral, and dental services, and offers a sliding fee program to assist those who qualify. 

Decatur County Hospital

 Decatur County Hospital has proudly served Decatur County and surrounding areas since 1932. The current hospital is a newly built, state of the art, Critical Access Hospital located on the site of the original hospital. For more information visit our website at

Leon Chamber of Commerce

 The community of Leon offers small town living in a safe environment with progressive schools and healthcare, active community members, and outdoor recreation with a focus on economic improvement and strong leadership.

Savanna Hills Learning Center

The Savanna Hills Learning Center is a project led by the Decatur County Conservation Board. It will be located at Little River Recreation Area in Leon.