THE GREAT MIDWEST RIB FEST RETURNS
JULY 24 26 AT MYSTIC LAKE
PRIOR LAKE JULY 7, 2015 Rib, art and music lovers wont want to miss all the fun when The Great Midwest Rib Fest returns to Mystic Lake July 24 through 26. The outdoor festival will feature some of the nations best rib cookers, The Great Midwest Art Fest and free concertsall part of Hot Summer Fun at Mystic Lake.
The event runs Friday, July 24 from 5 to 11 p.m.; Saturday, July 25 from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. and Sunday, July 26 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is free and open to all ages.
The Great Midwest Rib Fest will feature ten rib cookers competing for thousands in cash prizes and bragging rights that come with winning this esteemed event. Professional culinary and media personalities will be judging the same ribs that are served to the public. The general public will also be able to vote for their favorite ribs and sauce by casting a ballot for the Best of the Fest peoples choice award.
Art enthusiasts will enjoy The Great Midwest Art Fest, featuring artists specializing in a variety of mediums, including ceramics, fiber, glass, jewelry, metal, photography, watercolors and wood.
Music lovers will want to mark their calendars for free concerts by local and top-name entertainment. Headlining Fridays line-up is Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Saturday night is Little Texas and Joe Diffie and Sunday is A Flock of Seagulls. For more details and a complete schedule of events visit mysticlake.com/midwestribfest.
EVENT: The Great Midwest Rib Fest
DATE: Friday, July 24, 5 11 pm
Saturday, July 25, 11 am 11 pm
Sunday, July 26, 11 am 5 pm
MUSIC: Friday, July 24
6 pm Killer Hayseeds
8 pm Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
Saturday, July 25
1 pm The R Factor
6 pm Little Texas
8 pm Joe Diffie
Sunday, July 26
1 pm Brat Pack Radio
3:30 pm A Flock of Seagulls
LOCATION: All events will take place outside Mystic Lake in the parking area off Mystic Lake Blvd. near Dakotah Meadows RV Park and the hotel entrance.
DETAILS: This free event is open to all ages. Additional vendors will serve sides, desserts and drinks. Guests must be 18 to gamble and 21 to purchase or consume alcohol. Get more details at mysticlake.com.
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ABOUT MYSTIC LAKE CASINO HOTEL
Mystic Lake Casino Hotel, the premier gaming facility in the Midwest, continually creates new, fun and exciting entertainment experiences for its guests. Mystic Lake® offers gaming, three lively bars, exceptional dining at seven restaurants, headline performers, unique special events and luxurious accommodations. Located 25 minutes southwest of Minneapolis/St. Paul in Prior Lake.
Visit Mystic Lake in RiverSouthLand of Big Fun! RiverSouth? is a joint public-private collaboration promoting premier entertainment destinations just from Minneapolis. With four of Minnesotas biggest attractions just four miles apart, theres fun around every bend. Partners include Canterbury Park, Mystic Lake Casino Hotel, Valleyfair, the Renaissance Festival, Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community, and the cities of Prior Lake and Shakopee.
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