Ribs & Rods is one of Temple's most popular and fastest growing events, joining the community's love for live music, classic and custom cars, and BBQ, all in support of our local Ronald McDonald House.
Car Show: Show off your vehicle at our beautiful venue and enjoy some of Texas' best BBQ while helping us judge the BBQ cook off.
BBQ Cook Off: The 2021 Cook-off will be sanctioned by Champions Barbeque Alliance. The first 50 teams registered will have a shot at the $5,000 guanranteed payout.
Live Music: Don't miss Sharp Dressed Men, a ZZ Top Cover band, Friday Evening, followed by an awesome line-up of bands throughout the day Saturday.
Schedule of Events:
9am: Gates open to all
10am: Live Music: Sharp Dressed Men
11am: Chug-A-Lug Contest
12pm: Live Music: Bruised Sinatra
1pm: Rib Eating Contest
1:30pm: Live Music: Kevin Fox
3pm: Live Music: Texas T and the Shine Runners
5pm: Car Show Awards
$30 To Register a Vehicle
(includes 2 adult admissions)
$10 for Adult Spectator
(Free for kids 12 and under)