SUBMITTED NEWS RELEASE Locals and visitors alike will be able to enjoy the rib-cooking creations of this year’s new addition to The Best In the West Nugget Rib Cook-Off, Sweet Baby Ray’s. The Chicago-based cooker is well-known for delicious, award-winning barbecue sauce. Sweet Baby Ray’s Chef Larry says he perfected his family’s sauce recipe back […]
SPARKS — John Ascuaga’s Nugget is announcing an all-star line-up for The Best in the West Nugget Rib Cook-Off, including country favorite, Gloriana, and 90’s hit-band the Spin Doctors. More than 40 bands will play on multiple stages during the six-day Victorian Square event. The bands will take the main stage during the event, which […]
SUBMITTED NEWS RELEASE After 20 years of competing in the Best in the West Nugget Rib Cook-off, Back Forty Texas Barbecue won first place for the first time. Today, they are proudly displaying that first place trophy at their booth! “To compete here is unbelievable,” said Jeff Erb as he received his trophy. “To come […]
The Best in the West Rib Cook-Off in Sparks ends today. Here are some images from the event in case you couldn’t attend.
The RSCVA’s Adventure Blog gives some mouth-watering reasons to visit the Best in the West Nugget Rib Cook-off. The event this year will be Sept. 2-7 (Labor Day weekend) at Victorian Square in Sparks. According to the blog, nearly 500,000 visitors will consume 100 tons of ribs and some of the world’s best rib cookers […]