Treasure Island Food Fest BBQ and Steak Cookoff
Location: Treasure Island Casino, Red Wing, MN
The Island Food Fest BBQ and Steak Cook-off will be held June 17-18 at Treasure Island Casino in Red Wing, MN, 40 minutes south of the Twin Cities. The KCBS sanctioned BBQ contest will be held in conjunction with the Island Food Fest, a food-centric outdoor festival featuring over 100 artisan food producers, food vendors, craft beers and some of the hottest country music around!
Friday Night features an SCA Steak Cook-off competition, a People’s Choice Chili contest, a People’s Choice Appetizer contest and BBQ sauce contest. The KCBS event has a total purse of $8,700 and the winners of the Steak, Chili and BBQ Grand Champion all receive Golden Tickets to compete in the World Food Championships this November in Orange Beach, Alabama. The Steak winner also gets an invite to compete in the SCA World Steak Championship this October in Fort Worth, Texas. KCBS Grand Champion gets invited to Great American Royal Barbeque in Kansas City and is also in the draw for the 2017 Jack Daniel’s World Championship.