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Riesel Fair - BBQ Cook-Off

Event for tourists

Date: 6/20/2020

Time & Place:
1270 E Frederick St Riesel TX 9 am to 5 pm

The 2020 Riesel Fair – Home Ec items need to be turned in Thursday, June 18th between 7am & Noon. Ribbons will be awarded. Please have your items picked up by 3 PM on Saturday, June 20th. BBQ Cook-Off check-in will be from 6 to 7 PM on Friday, June 19th followed by a mandatory Judges Meeting with the Head Judge at 7 PM. Riesel Fair Parade will begin lining up at 6 PM and start promptly at 6:30 PM on Friday June 19th from the Riesel Urbantke Gym Parking Lot. Saturday is when the fun really gets going!!! Beginning at 9 AM we will have a “straight” Domino Tournament - $10 entry donation and trophies awarded to 1st and 2nd place teams, as well as a MASSIVE (post corona) Egg Hunt and Domino Tournament. Beginning at 10 AM the Gelu Italian Ice Trailer and kid’s activities open, yes even you grown kids will enjoy what we have planned!! We have a winner every time color ball game, sand hill with buried treasure, Nerftastic Dart Battle and Timed Course, as well as Bash & Crash RC with 10 Traxxas slash trucks. From 10 AM to 3 PM Carter BloodCare will be on site with the donation bus, anyone who signs up to donate will get a Texas Rangers ball cap. 11 AM to 2 PM we have Waco Axe Co bringing out their axe throwing trailer, How axeciting!! From Noon to 5 PM we will have live music by singer/songwriter Joel Wood! Beginning at 2 PM we will have a cornhole tournament - $10 entry donation and trophies awarded to 1st and 2nd place teams. BBQ Cook Off turn in times are as follows (subject to change): Beans 12 PM Chicken 1 PM Ribs 2 PM Brisket 3 PM Awards 4 PM Please see our website for the complete list of rules or to sign up to judge!

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