Come see the smoke rollin' in Downtown Eastland
The Annual Rip's Ribs Cookoff is a great day in downtown Eastland to fire up your grill and make your famous Ribs with special rubs, sauces, and more! Enjoy a variety of vendors, and more food options than you have room in your stomach for.
What pairs well with Ribs? Wine & jazz music of course!
Rip’s Wine Festival Tickets:
-Pre-Sale Tickets: $20 for 10 tasting & a souvenir glass
*Online Tickets: https://bit.ly/3E5zFIi
-At the Door Tickets: $25 for 10 tastings
(souvenir glasses are given on a first come, first serve basis for day of ticket sales)
Each year we give away over $2,500 in cash prizes to the top cookoff teams! Cooks can enter the “People’s Choice” categories in Appetizers, Beans, Desserts, and/or Meat (excluding St. Louis-style pork ribs) for $10 per category or $30 for all four. Winners in these additional categories will get the entry pot for that category and a year’s worth of bragging rights.