Burton – The Geauga County Historical Society Century Village Museum in Burton is sponsoring a festive Memorial Day weekend Rib Burn Off at the Museum. The event is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, May 24 and 25 from 12:00 to 8:00, rain or shine, just off the square in Burton. So, Bring YOUR party to OUR party and you won’t have any work to do at home to entertain for the holidays!
Several featured rib vendors such as Blazin’ Bills, Eli’s Ribs from Warren, Stewart’s Smokin’ Backyard BBQ from Kirtland, and Dickey’s BBQ and Old Carolina BBQ both from Mentor will be cooking their delicious ribs and pulled pork sandwiches. You will be able to buy ribs by the bone or by the dinner . . . taste them all! After tasting, you will be able to vote for your favorite in the “People’s Choice Award” which will be presented to the winning vendor.
Other events include a classic car showing, craft show, pony rides, hobby train ride, kids’ game, and other featured events.
Under the tent, live music will be going on all day, courtesy of Preston Superstore. On Saturday from 2 to 4, enjoy Fletch & The Catch; from 4 to 6, the Geauga Highlanders will perform, and from 6 to 8 the lively music of the Ted Riser Band will fill the park. On Sunday, from 2 to 4, 2Guys12Strings will entertain, and from 4 to 6, the group Blue Lunch will round out the music groups.
Bring your family and friends to a great entertaining event. There is no admission charge and parking is free. For more information, call 440-834-1492.