Summer sizzles as The Great Midwest Rib Fest returns with three days of food, music and fun! Get your groove on with free outdoor concerts. Bib up and chow down on ribs from 10 top pitmasters competing for thousands in prizes. You’ll also find beverage and bar tents, fresh lemonade, Kernel’s Sweet Corn, Cookies and More, Ben & Jerry’s® ice cream and more! So much yum under the sun.
Thursday: Music by Gretchen Wilson & Jessie G Friday: Music by Loverboy & The Tubes Saturday: Music by SugarRay, Better Than Ezra, & Emerson Hart (of Tonic)
THE GREAT MIDWEST RIB FEST WORLD RIB EATING CHAMPIONSHIP
Saturday, July 27 • 1 PM | World-renowned competitive eater Joey Chestnut is ready to shatter another record! He’ll vie to demolish his own World Record of 13.76 pounds of pork meat in just 12 minutes. Now that’s really pigging out!rld Record of 13.76 pounds of pork meat in just 12 minutes. Now that’s really pigging out!