The third Annual Sweet 'N' Sticky in Dickey Rib Cook Off will be held July 14 at the Dickey Bar, 217 Fourth Ave., Dickey. All proceeds will be donated to Hospice of the Red River Valley in memory of loved ones who received hospice care, including Dennis Kuska, Greg Klug, Dutch Kramer, Darrell Kramer and Terry Cuypers.
Those who would like to participate in the cook-off should complete a registration form at the Dickey Bar or download a registration form at https://www.face book.com/#!/events/442796305740338. Registration costs $20 and includes two racks of ribs. Participants must provide their own grills or smokers and utensils. Registration is due by July 9; those who register by July 2 will also receive a free Sticky in Dickey T-shirt.
Participants must have their ribs cooked and ready to present to judges at 5:30 p.m. The public will be able to sample the ribs, along with pork and beans, beginning at 6 p.m. The public is encouraged to give a freewill donation.
For more information about the rib cook-off, contact Chrissy Kartes at 701-778-7346 or Alica Lauf-Pekarski at 701-238-9059.