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A time-honored tradition returns to downtown Cedar Rapids at the all-new McGrath Amphitheatre! Enjoy plenty of food, refreshments and live entertainment in a park-like setting along the Cedar riverfront. This four-day outdoor festival will include  music from the area's best local bands and BBQ vendors from across the country battling it out for a cash prize.

 

Thursday, June 26 | 11 AM - 10 PM

 

Friday, June 27 | 11 AM - 11 PM

 

Saturday, June 28 | 11 AM - 11 PM

 

Sunday, June 29 | 11 AM - 6 PM

 

Admission: $3

$12 4-day pass on sale at the U.S. Cellular Center box office.

 

 

CEDAR RAPIDS

BBQ ROUNDUP

WINNERS ANNOUNCED

Presented by University of Iowa Community Credit Union

June 26-29, 2014

 

BEST BBQ PULLED PORK

First Place: $1,250 Carolina Rib King (Moore, SC)

Second Place: $750 Porky N Beans (Port St. Lucie, FL)

Third Place: $250  P.H.A.T. Daddy’s (Marengo, IA)

 

BEST BBQ RIBS

First Place: $1,250 Porky N Beans (Port St. Lucie, FL)

Second Place: $750 Just North of Memphis (Memphis, TN)

Third Place: $250  Johnson’s BBQ  (Chesapeake,VA)

 

PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD

$500 Carolina Rib King (Moore, SC)