Category Archives: Backyard

Pork in the Park 2019

Pork in the Park BBQ Cook-Off

Location: Hackensack, MN

The Pork in the Park BBQ Cook-Off is the 9th annual contest with Pro and Novice team categories. It’s also a public festival with beer garden and music in the Hackensack, MN City Park next to Birch Lake. Team registration ends on Wednesday, July 17.

Rules and regulations, entry forms, and other information will be available on the Pork in the Park Facebook page and also www.facebook.com/Hackensack.American.Legion/

Event URL: https://www.facebook.com/Pork-in-the-Park-278760685659617/

Wild West Days Rib Cook Off

Location: Zimmerman, MN

Wild West Days 2nd Annual Rib Cook Off. Zimmerman, MN. Sunday May 26th. Each cooker will get 8 racks of ribs. $75 to enter. Set up begins at 6am. No early birds. There will be awards for the top 3 cookers and an award for Fan Favorite. Judging at 1:30. Ribs are available to taste from 2-4pm. Awards at 4:30. To sign up visit, gowildwestdays.com.

Event URL: http://gowildwestdays.com

Heartland Days BBQ Contest

Heartland Days BBQ Contest

Location: 100 Harrison St. Lewiston, MN

Join us for the third Heartland Days BBQ Backyard contest! $190 registration fee includes a 20 x 30′ space, 30 pounds of thawed beef brisket, and potable hot water. No electricity provided.
Public double blind judging on June 22. Winner gets 50% of the voting ticket sales and a plaque. Lewiston’s Choice winner gets $190 and a certificate. Limited to 8 contestants. Registration deadline is June 1, 2019.
Beginners and amateurs welcome!

For more information, contact Shawn Kennedy-Lee at skennedylee@hotmail.com or 507-313-1908.

Event URL: https://www.facebook.com/events/423663248417124/

Fired Up at the Tower Flyer

Fired Up at the Tower

Location: Ogilvie Tower Park, Ogilvie MN

This backyard bbq event will be limited to 18 teams. Applications will be accepted on a first come first served basis. Get your application in early!

Bring the family for a whole day of fun – Back to the Tower Days events throughout town all day!

Rib competition open to the public for purchase.
Turn in 2pm – open to the public immediately after.

Cash prizes for 1st-3rd place
Trophy for people’s choice award.

For more information please contact moraareachamber@gmail.com

Fired Up At The Tower Flyer

Rumble on the River

Rumble on the River

Location: Morris Manitoba (26 miles from US Boarder)

Red River Rumble BBQ in conjunction with the Howl at the Moon Music Festival is hosting the following events:
SCA Judges Class.KCBS Master * KCBS Backyard * SCA World Qualifier
Register for KCBS Events by May 1st and save!

SCA Judges Course July 25, SCA Cook Off July 26
KCBS Master and Backyard July 27

KCBS Registration: https://events.eply.com/River
SCA Registration: https://events.eply.com/LuxeBBQ
Howl at the Moon: https://howlatthemoonfest.com/

Event URL: http://www.redriverbbq.ca/events

Pig N Wing Challenge

The Wadena Lions Club Pig N Wing Challenge

Location: Wadena County Fairgrounds, Wadena, MN

This will be the 10th annual event! The Pig N Wing Challenge is a backyard BBQ competition which includes chicken wings and pork ribs. Teams can enter just one of the categories or both. The public buys tickets to sample the delicious wings and ribs and vote for their favorites. Proceeds go directly to Wadena Lions charities. There’s also a car show during the day! Cash prizes awarded in judged categories as well as people’s choice. Come join us for Pig N Wing 10! For more info or to request an entry form please email: pignwing@gmail.com

Event URL: https://www.facebook.com/pignwing/