Bartlett Steak BBQ Tickets on Sale

Six teams will be vying for the top spot in the first ever Steak B-B-Que Cook-off competition at the Bartlett Q125 Celebration. There will be a specialty chicken B-B-Que for anyone to try as well.

The event, hosted by Cornerstone Bank of Bartlett, is scheduled for Saturday, July 17, at the Wheeler County Fair Grounds in Bartlett, beginning at 4 p.m. 

Cost for the meal will be $7 per plate.

The public will have a chance to vote for their favorite chef to receive the Peoples Choice Award. Celebrity judges will award cash prizes to first and second place teams.

Judges for the event are Scott Poese, “Top Dog in Country KBRX: general manager and partyline host; Kate Sullivan, State Senator of the 41st Nebraska Legislative District; Dick Turpin, host of “Turpin Time” from Lincoln; and Ken Boughton, chief forecaster at NTV Channel 13 at Kearney.

Plan to attend this fun event and vote for hyour favorite grill master. Be sure to buy tickets before July 10 so you are eligible to have your name in the drawing for a 32” television donated by Sapp Brothers Petroleum of Elgin.

Tickets may be purchased from the following businesses in Bartlett: Cornerstone Bank WE Mart, Bibs-and Boots; in Elgin: Sapp Brothers Petroleum and Dean’s Market; and in Ericson at the Ericson State Bank, Ranch Café and the M&M One Stop.

Country music and an interesting time with a hypnotist will round ont the evening’s entertainment.

The event is being sponsored by Cornerstone Bank of Bartlett.