Sparks - Best in the West Nugget Rib Cook-off

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Aug 27, 2014 - Sep 2, 2014

Don't miss the annual Rib Cook-Off  - a Labor Day tradition that features some of the best BBQ and rib masters in the country. More than 121,000 tons of ribs will be prepared and enjoyed as cookers battle it out for the $14,500 prize and title of "Best of the West." The event features a rib eating competition, entertainment, a kids area and plenty of food to fill your belly until it can't take any more food!

FREE top-name entertainment on five different stages all weekend long.

Event Hours:

  • Wednesday–Sunday: 11:00am–9:00pm
  • Monday: 11:00am–5:00pm
  • Kids' Area is open every day

Rib Village Hours:

  • Wednesday–Sunday: 4:00–9:00pm
  • Monday: 12:00–5:00pm

Free parking in the surrounding areas of Victorian Square, Sparks, Nevada.


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