Come out and help us celebrate the Annual Flint Hills Beef Fest August 20th through the 22nd at the Lyon County Fairgrounds in Emporia.
Friday will begin at the Emporia Livestock Sale barn with our Live Stocker Show at 9 a.m. Our Beef Producers Seminar will follow at the Bowyer Building beginning at 11:30 with lunch provided.
Friday evening’s ranch feed will be in the Bowyer Building beginning at 6 p.m. Come in out of the heat and enjoy a delicious dinner while visiting with friends and family. Then take in the popular ranch rodeo in the Arena and cheer on your favorite teams.
Teams that have placed in area Ranch Rodeos from surrounding counties will compete at 7 p.m. at the Lyon County Fairgrounds arena. Each event is a race against the clock, with bonus points being awarded in each event.
The popular calf scramble for children 4 to 13 years old will be offered again this year. Prizes will be awarded so bring the kids and let them take the stage in the calf scramble.
Saturday evening plan to attend the popular steak dinner and awards ceremony at the Anderson Building on the Lyon County Fairgrounds. The awards banquet begins at 5:30 followed by the steak dinner at 6:30 p.m. This year’s entertainment will be dueling pianos beginning at approximately 7:30. The Brickhorse Band will wrap up the evening with music and dancing at the Bowyer Building. Come out and enjoy the evening with us.
The weekend activities wrap up on Sunday with the Golf Tournament at the Emporia Municipal Golf Course.
Friday evening tickets will be available at the door - $15.00 for adults and $5.00 for children.
Saturday evening tickets are $40 and are advance tickets only. They are available at the following locations: Emporia Veterinary Hospital, 710 Anderson and Frontier Farm Credit, 1808 Road G.
For more details please call 620-528-3444 or www.beeffest.com.