Folk Off & Rib Challenge Kicks Off Saturday

RENNER, S.D. – Ribs, country music, wine, and beer.

That’s what you can expect this Saturday during the 2018 Folk Off & Rib Challenge at Strawbale Winery.

The Folk Off features up to 12 musical acts competing for peoples choice, judges choice, and a chance to perform at the Sioux River Folk Festival the next weekend. The Red Willow Band will headline the event, starting at 7:00 p.m.

The Rib Challenge is a competition featuring nearly 6 local BBQ food vendors, all competing for the peoples choice award. Sampling begins at 11, tickets are $15 before the day of the competition and $20 the day of.

The Folk Off & Rib Challenge are both fundraisers for the Boys and Girls Club of the Sioux Empire and for the Friends of Traditional Music.

KDLT’s Simon Floss took a trip to Strawbale Winery to talk with one of the competing bbq vendors, the owner of strawbale winery, and the winner of last years folk off.

For more information, click here.

For tickets, click here.



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