Contact Us

Best Ribs in Kalamazoo Competition Results 2017

Opening night of Kalamazoo Ribfest 2017 included the annual Best Ribs in Kalamazoo Competition. Find out who was judged the winner.

The Competitors

This year’s field of competitors included:

  • Arcadia Ales
  • Barrett’s Smokehouse
  • Bomba’s BBQ
  • Brann’s Steakhouse & Grille
  • Harris and Harris Catering
  • Kelvin and Company BBQ
  • Lazy Man BBQ
  • Ol’ Moose BBQ
  • Smoked Down BBQ
  • Weller Barbecue

The Judges

The judging panel included local media personalities, chefs from Firekeepers Hotel Casino and the culinary program at KVCC, a representative of one of our national BBQ competitors, business leaders and a judge certified by the Kansas City Barbeque Society.

The Results

  1. Bomba’s BBQ 169.7944
  2. Arcadia Ales 163.4860
  3. Kelvin and Company 155.4516
  4. Ol’ Moose BBQ 150.9028
  5. Smoked Down BBQ 128.0460
  6. Harris and Harris Catering 126.8572
  7. Lazy Mann BBQ 121.5652
  8. Brann’s Steakhouse 111.4516
  9. Barrett’s Smokehouse 106.7084
  10. Weller BBQ 103.9080

People’s Choice Award: Harris and Harris Catering.

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://k1025.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for K102.5 quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!