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The Great Midwest Rib Fest

Summer means barbecue, margaritas and music—and The Great Midwest Rib Fest has them all and more in an exciting three-day event! Get ready for some of the tastiest ribs in the country, plus free concerts under the summer sky! Friday, July 28 • 5 pm – 10 pm Saturday, July 29 • 11 am – 10 pm Sunday, July 30 • 11 am – 5 pm Everything Ribs Barbecue Contestants Aussum Aussie Austin's Texas Lightning Big Boned BBQ Chicago BBQ Howling Coyote BBQ Just North of Memphis BBQ Porky Chicks BBQ Porky N Beans Rasta Joe’s BBQ Texas Outlaw Your Vote Counts! Vote for your favorite ribs in the Best of the Fest people’s choice award! Cast your vote at the fest or with your mobile phone by texting who you think deserves thousands in cash prizes, a trophy and bragging rights for years! Free Concerts Friday, July 28 6 pm • Blind Melon 8 pm • The Romantics Saturday, July 29 8 pm • Ann Wilson of Heart Additional free entertainment throughout the day will be announced soon. Sunday, July 30 1 pm • Little Texas 3:30 pm • Lonestar Schedules are subject to change. Chow Down and Drink Up Kernel’s Sweet Corn Ben & Jerry’s® Ice Cream Lemonade Cookies Margaritas … and more!

The Great Midwest Rib Fest

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