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Saline County Moose Lodge 2567 will host its annual Buddy Carter Rib Cook-Off Saturday, June 8, at the lodge, located just off Interstate 30, 12 miles southwest of Benton.
Entry for up to a five-person team is $50. The contest is open to anyone. Trophies will be awarded to the top three teams.
The public is invited to attend, with trophies awarded at 4 p.m. and dinner at 5 p.m.
Pit passes cost $8 and will allow patrons to sample all the ribs from the various entries.
A bake sale and dessert contest also are part of the event.
Entry fee for the dessert contest is $15.
In addition to the rib cook-off, a car, bike and jet boat show will be held on the lodge grounds. Entry fee into the show is $10.
For more information, call 501-860-6740. Gates open at 8 a.m. Saturday.
To get to the lodge, take exit 106 off I-30 and turn onto U.S. 67.