Backyard BBQ Competition set for Aug. 17

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Nineteen contestants will compete in the Verendrye Museum’s annual Backyard BBQ Competition. This event will be held on Aug. 17 at 5 p.m. in Fischer's Lilly Park in Fort Pierre.

The contestants include A-G-E, Bad River Mafia 1 & 2, Beck Motors Camping Crew, Bottom Line Welding, Burnt Offerins, Chase Auto, Cowboy Country Store, Dakota Prairie Bank, First National Bank, Fort Pierre Fire Dept., Graham Tire, Grossenburg Implement, Inman’s Water, Prairie ATV, Prairie Traders, Sioux Nation, Zander Auto and Zay Norman Ranch.

The public is invited to try all the food for only $10 per person, payable on site. Children 8 and under can eat at the BBQ for free. Sodas, water and beer will be available for purchase. Proceeds go to the Verendrye Museum which is undergoing major renovations.