• square_logo_Oct_2015.jpg
  • Central Plains Ribfest

    Date: June 19-20, 2020
    Location: Downtown Holdrege, Nebraska
     

    The community is invited to join us!

    Friday, June 19th from 5:00 pm - Midnight

    Central Plains Ribfest & Holdrege All Class Alumni Reunion hosted by the Holdrege Area Chamber of Commerce & Chamber Ambassadors. Main Gate at 5th & West Avenue; additional gates at 5th & Grant and North of 5th & Grant. Beer garden service available. LOTS of BBQ to sample and eat!

    • 5:00 pm Gates, Beer Garden, Public Tasting & Judging open
    • Ribs & Pork Loin available for purchase from various vendors

        

    KCBS Competition - Open to Everyone

    Four Meat Competition: Pork Ribs - Pork (Boston Butt or Shoulder) - Beef Brisket - Chicken

    $250 registration fee

    People's Tasting Only - Open to Everyone - June 19th, Friday Night

     

    Contact Doug Stevenson for details

    centralplainsribfest@gmail.com

     

     

    Holdrege Market Place SCA CompetitionOpen to Everyone

    Steak Competition on Friday Night.

    $125 registration fee

                                                         

    Lost Way Brewery Sauce CompetitionOpen to Everyone

    Lost Way Brewery Sauce Competition on Friday Night.

    $10 registration fee

    Add Lost Way Brewery Beer to the sauce of your choice or add it to your own concoction! Winner will be announced on Saturday, June 20th. ‚Äč

    KCBS Competition Site Size & Electric Information:
    All sites are 20’x40’.

    20'x50' available for an extra prize. limited availability. Contact Doug @ centralplainsribfest@gmail.com for more infomation

    There will be 30 amp electrical available for the first 35 registrations. First paid registration, first served.

    $10,000 in KCBS Prize Payouts:
    Overall Category:
    Grand Champ $1,530 w/trophy
    Reserve Champ $1,080 w/trophy
    3rd $510 w/trophy
    4th $390 w/trophy
    5th $290 w/trophy
    6th $240 
    7th $200
    8th $150
    9th $120
    10th $110

    Each category Chicken, Ribs, Pork, & Brisket:
    1st $280 w/trophy
    2nd $225 w/trophy
    3rd $175 w/trophy
    4th $135 w/trophy
    5th $105 w/trophy
    6th $95
    7th $90
    8th $85
    9th $80
    10th $70

    $1,345 per category

    2019 TEAMS

    • SCORE ONE SMOKIN' | Holdrege, NE
    • TEAM BREW & QUE | Lincoln, NE
    • JUSTUS BBQ | Arvada, CO
    • ROCKET BOYS PYRO BBQ | Broomfield, CO
    • BLIND SQUIRREL BBQ | Lincoln, NE
    • B-S BBQ OUTLAWS | Hill City, SD
    • DIRT ROAD BBQ | Kansas City, MO
    • ROCKIN' D BARBEQUE | Hudson, CO
    • SAUCY MOMMA | Wilcox, NE
    • WHEN PIGS DIE | Gretna, NE
    • SOUTH SIDE SMOKERS | Kearney, NE
    • BRICK STREET TAVERN | Omaha, NE
    • WHITE MOOSE BBQ | Hays, KS
    • LOST WEEKEND GRILL | Wheatidge, CO
    • GRILLIN' BEAVERS | Thornton, CO
    • SMOKIN K | Gothenburg, NE
    • SMOKE'N BBQ | Wilcox, NE
    • WELL SAUCED BBQ | Hastings, NE
    • TIMBONE BBQ | Dakota City, NE
    • THREE SMOKIN' GUYS | Norton, KS
    • HOT SAUCE HOPPE'S | Hastings, NE
    • KJ'S CATERING & BBQ | Loomis, NE
    • SMOKIN' LEFTIES | Omaha, NE
    • SMOKIN' TIMBERS | Parker, CO
    • ROWDY ROTT BBQ | North Platte, NE
    • SMOKIN' REEFER | Fairmont, NE
    • RUBBIN' ME WRONG | Omaha, NE
    • SMOKIN' DINGER (THE PROFESSOR OF HOGOLOGY) | Blair, NE
    • CLARK CREW BBQ | Yukon, OK
    • HELPING U BBQ | Omaha, NE
    • WE'RE BURNIN' DAYLIGHT | Westminster, CO

    2019 STATES REPRESENTED!!

    • Nebraska
    • Colorado
    • South Dakota
    • Missouri
    • Kansas
    • Oklahoma

     

    2019 Sponsors!!!!!

                              

     

     

    Event Coordinator: Doug Stevenson | 308.991.8967 | centralplainsribfest@gmail.com
    Event Host: Holdrege Area Chamber of Commerce | 308.995.4444 | info@holdregechamber.com