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7 Years Later, Checking Back on The Mighty Rib

7 Years Later, Checking Back on The Mighty Rib

  The name of this food blog, The Mighty Rib, has no special meaning or profoundly deep backstory. It’s just a stupid name I came up with at 5 a.m. on a Monday morning back in 2010. My wife and I had just returned home from […]

B Street Rib Off Set for Saturday in Argenta

B Street Rib Off Set for Saturday in Argenta

  The 8th annual B Street Rib Off is set for Saturday, April 2nd at Argenta Plaza in North Little Rock. For those unfamiliar, that’s right across the street from the old Good Food by Ferneau. And it looks like the weather is going to […]

Around Town: 7th Annual B Street Rib Off

Around Town: 7th Annual B Street Rib Off

Hey, I like ribs.

And if you like ribs and all things BBQ, then come on out to the 7th Annual B Street Rib Off, which benefits the American Cancer Society, on Saturday, November 1st at Argenta Plaza in the Argenta Arts District of North Little Rock. This year’s event will feature a BBQ cooking competition that includes ribs, chicken, an “Anything But” category, as well as the popular side dishes contest. All proceeds from the 2014 B Street Rib Off will benefit the Arkansas chapter of the American Cancer Society of Central Arkansas.

Interested in participating?

BBQ Teams – Sign up at www.BStreetRibOff.org (early registration discount ends October 11th)
Public – Judge the side dish competition for $5
Public – Sign up to judge the “Anything But” category upon arrival. Winners will be drawn around noon.

“The B. Street Rib Off is here again and we, at the American Cancer Society, are so grateful for the cooking teams who continue to support our mission to finish the fight against cancer. I would like to encourage everyone to come out and fill up on some delicious food while supporting the American Cancer Society’s mission of helping people stay well, get well, finding cures and fighting back!” said Sherri Jones, American Cancer Society – Senior Representative, Community Engagement

The B Street Rib Off has given more than $6,000 to the American Cancer Society of Central Arkansas. The B Street Rib Off board of directors plan to raise $5,000 with the 2014 event.

The B Street Rib Off was founded in 2008 by Jason Brown, Justin Hinton and Matthew Ross as a friendly competition. After increased interest, the three friends turned the annual event into a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. The organization now boasts a ten person board of directors that consists of Jason Brown, North Little Rock; Casey Cardin, Little Rock; Sean Conrad, Little Rock; Bentley Grissom, Jonesboro; Bradley Grissom, Jonesboro; Jeremy Hinton, Little Rock; Justin Hinton, Little Rock; Matthew Ross, Little Rock; Marshall Sigsby, Jonesboro; Joshua Wingo, West Memphis.

Gee-Style Tailgating at War Memorial

Gee-Style Tailgating at War Memorial

Saturday was a day to remember! My first ever tailgating experience proved to be one of my more amazing days in recent memory, due in large part to the efforts of Kelly and Erika Gee. The Gees are strangers to no one in Little Rock […]

The Grilling Book and Youngblood Grassfed Farm’s Ribs…the Perfect Marriage

The Grilling Book and Youngblood Grassfed Farm’s Ribs…the Perfect Marriage

We are constantly on the prowl for cool products! What happens when you order some local, grassfed pork spareribs one week, and a few days later a beautiful grilling cookbook shows up on your doorstep? You grill, of course! I can personally attest that great […]