The sixth annual Rib Fest to benefit the Blooming Prairie Boys and Girls Club will be Saturday, June 25, at the Blooming Prairie Servicemen's Club. Hours will be 3-7PM.

There's still room for more competitors. Call the club at (507) 583-6699. The entry fee is $75, with the money going back into the award pot. Meat will be provided. Competition includes best ribs, best barbecue sauce, best chicken wings and a cook's steak off.

Admission to the event is $10 in advance, with wristbands on sale at the Servicemen's Club, Vandal's US Bank, and F and M Bank. Tickets at the door will be $15.

The Potluck String Band will be playing and there also will be kids activities. There will also be a drawing for a half hog and cash prizes.

It's been a busy season at the Boys and Girls Club with 87 kids signed up for the summer season.