Rib Eating Contest
Congratulations to Eddie and Mark from the Warren Newport Public Library for winning the annual Rib-Eating contest! They won handily over 7 other teams including Gurnee Police, Gurnee Fire, Gurnee Park District, Gurnee School District 56, Woodland School District 50, Warren Township District 121, and Warren Township Youth Services.
Sponsored by Brogan's Awards & Sportswear
A highlight of the Exchange Club's Ribfest and Gurnee Days, is the annual Rib Eating Contest. The contest features representatives from various community agencies competing for the coveted Rib Eating Trophy. Contestants are presented with 4 lbs of ribs and sauce and have 2 minutes to see who can eat the most. Local celebrities round out the contest entertainment with witty commentary. This event is always a favorite!