Blues and Barbecue part of Flint Hills Beef Fest
The 10th Annual Flint Hills Beef Fest Blues and Barbecue will once again be held in conjunction with the 23rd Annual Flint Hills Beef Fest. This is a two day sanctioned barbecue competition held Aug. 14 and 15 at the Lyon County Fairgrounds in Emporia.
The state sanctioned barbecue cook off starts with check in and inspection Aug. 14 at 9 a.m. Judging will take place early in the afternoon Aug. 15. There will be six categories in the competition: chicken, pork ribs, pork butts, beef brisket, miscellaneous beef and sausage.
Entry fee is $35 per category or $150 for all six categories. Total prize money of $6,000, and ribbons will be awarded at approximately 2:30 p.m., Aug. 15.
Plan to come and join us again this year. For entry information please contact Gail at 620-344-3363 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or Joe at 620-343-0538 or by e-mail at email@example.com.
If you enjoyed spending time with us at the Flint Hills Beef Fest last year don't miss your opportunity to come back again this year.
Live music provided by "Johnny Night and the Crawlers" will begin Aug. 14 starting at approximately 8 p.m.
Check out our website at www.beeffest.com for registration forms.