Eldon picks the best pies and ribs in town
ELDON, IOWA —
Eldon, Iowa hosted its annual apple pie and barbecue ribs contest this Saturday afternoon.
Heartland residents gathered at KD Park to show-off their cooking skills.
Sean Coulter is the PR person for the Gothic Area Tourism for Eldon and a competitor in the rib contest. He says the event has been going on for 11 years.
“It’s fun for the town. It brings a lot of people to town and as you can see, people are having a good, relaxing time and it smells good."
Cash prizes are given out to the winners of each competition and a free-will offering meal is provided for all attendees.