Nov 26, 2013 3:15 PM by PRESS RELEASE
Local Pastor Rowdy Daigle of Freedom Biker Church was chosen by Loud Television to Host, Lead Judge as the pilot episode for a new BBQ series known as "Holy Smokers" scheduled to air on national cable TV May 2014. The series will appear on Discovery's network channel. "Destination America" known for shows such as "BBQ Pitmasters."
Freedom Biker Church in Lafayette is the 8th church plant of the 11 Freedom Biker Churches in the U.S. and 1 in Vancover, Canada.
Freedom Biker Church is located at 2939 Cameron Street, Lafayette and has been established for the last 3 years. Rowdy is also, the official local Chaplain for the local Hog Chapter for Cajun Harley Davidson.
Loud Television is a NYC-based production company specializing in innovative lifestyle and food programming, and is currently in the midst of creating an exciting new pilot episode for a major cable network (Discovery Channel). The show, titled Holy Smokers, focuses on the fun, competitive tradition of the classic church cook-offs, and unite congregations across the country with handpicked teams from a variety of churches in a variety of states. Pastor Rowdy's role on "Holy Smokers" is hosting and being a lead judge. With, his dry sense of Cajun humor, and honesty landed him the very spot that Loud Television was looking for.
On November 16, 2013, Pastor Rowdy Daigle was in front of the cameras for Loud Television. They filmed in Conway, South Carolina at the St. Nicholas BBQFest at Conway riverfront which included over 100 vendors.