2022 Modern Gas Rib Showdown This Weekend at Chehaw Park

Friday, October 21st, 2022

Modern Gas Company is set to host the 2022 Annual Rib Showdown competition on Saturday, October 22, at its new event location – Chehaw Park. The venue change allows for more competition teams, food vendors and attenders and comes on the heels of the largest Rib Showdown in 2021, which boasts of twenty-two competition teams and over 700 people in attendance.

This year, teams of backyard bar-be-que rib masters will test their rib cooking skills as they compete for the first through fifth place category titles. In addition, the event will feature entertainment from area bands, local food trucks, a cash bar, fun activities for kids, a cornhole tournament and more.

The grilling competition begins at noon, with activities lasting until 9 p.m. The event is included with park admission.

The Junior League of Albany, Georgia, will benefit from the 2022 event, including all proceeds from the popular Rib Showdown Raffle. Those who win by the luck of the draw have a chance to win a GE Nugget Ice Maker, SABER 3-burner gas grill, top freezer refrigerator, Frigidaire smooth top cooking range, Rinnai tankless hot water heater, and more. Raffle tickets may be purchased in advance from a member of the Albany Junior League or on site at the event entrance.

For more information about Rib Showdown, please call 229-435-6116.