Six-Shooters and Barbecue at Bill Johnson's Big Apple 55th Anniversary Carnival in Mesa, AZ

Mesa, AZ - April, 26 2011 - Bill Johnson's Big Apple celebrates their 55th anniversary at the Mesa, Arizona location on Saturday, April 30, 2011. The celebratory carnival will be appropriate for families of all ages, with 55 cent barbecue sandwiches, karaoke, a bounce house, and ice cream.

Online PR News – 30-April-2011 – – The event marks 55 years ago when it was opened by the original shock-jockey Bill Johnson and his wife, Jean. Loved by locals and celebrities alike, this truly Arizona restaurant has become well known for its down-home western service and barbecue.

“My grandpa loved Arizona, good barbecue and entertaining people. We are honored to continue his tradition and look forward to thanking customers on Saturday for their long time patronage,” said Sherry Cameron, CEO and granddaughter.

In Bill Johnson’s honor, the celebration will be held from 12 pm – 2 pm. Long time customers, as well as new guests, are encouraged to stop by to enjoy the carnival.

Visit us at our Mesa, AZ restaurant:

Bill Johnson's Big Apple
950 East Main Street, Mesa, AZ 85203-8820
(480) 969-6504

About Bill Johnson's Big Apple

Over 55 years, Bill Johnson’s Big Apple has expanded to 5 locations spread across the Valley of the Sun. Known for their world famous barbecue sauce; they serve healthy portions including country style breakfasts to USDA choice steaks for dinner. You can view their menu online at