Festival seeks grill teams for BBQ rib competition

Oakland County Parks and Recreation and Lathrup Village “Summer In The Village” Festival invite teams to register for a barbecue rib cooking competition in the second annual BBQ Battle on Saturday, June 16 from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.at Lathrup Village Municipal Park.
 
Entry is $35/team. Competitors supply their own grills and may use wood, charcoal or gas. Teams check-in from 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.; judging begins at 3:30 p.m. Cash prizes provided by the Lathrup Village Foundation: first place $300; second place $200; and third place $100.
 
Admission is free for spectators. Stop by the Oakland County Parks and Recreation “Nature Myth Busters” table and climbing tower for free fun! Summer in the Village also features an art fair, music, mini-pub, grilling demonstrations, food court, and more.
 
Register your team for BBQ Battle by June 9; contact Laurie Stasiak at 248-424-7076 with questions.
 
For forms and more information, visit DestinationOakland.com or summerinthevillage.com.