March 13th 2021 DOKO Rib Fest Cookoff


Presented by The Greater Blythewood Chamber of Commerce

March 13, 2021 – Doko Meadows Park, Blythewood, SC

Ribs Food Beer Music Fun

There are to be three competitive divisions, each with entry fees with trophies presented to the
winners and total prize money distributed per division as follows:

20 professional teams – $3,600.00
30 amateur teams -$2,700.00
10 veteran teams – $900.00

Rib Cook-Off competition is to commence with standard portions of ribs passed out at 6:00 am to
contestants on the day of the event in the farmers market field. Contestants will have until 1:00
pm to prepare their offerings. Judging by Southern Barbecue Network judges is to commence at
1:00 pm with winners to be announced at 5:00 pm.

A fenced in tented area (with tables. seating, and ‘stand-up” tables) will be provided in the farmers
market field. for judging and “rib tasting”. Wristbands for personal tastings of the competing
team’s offerings are available for $20.00. You may also purchase a full rack of ribs for $20.00
and/or rib plates (3 ribs, coleslaw and barbecue beans) for $10.00.

Musical acts performing from noon until 10:00 pm at Palmetto Citizens Amphitheater include:

Commontime Bluegrass Band

Mason Horne

Justin Anderson

Maddie Rean Band

There will be food trucks, specialty food and sweets vendors, as well as activity vendors. Vendor
spaces will also be made available for local non-profit organizations WITH NO FEE to the qualified
organization.

Of course, there will be beer with an additional fenced in VIP tented area (with tables, seating, and
“stand-up” tables) to be provided adjacent to the amphitheater for enjoyment of the
entertainment provided as well as additional food and beverage consumption.

Proceeds support the Chamber economic development initiatives and scholarship programs with
a portion to benefit local non-profits: The Big Red Barn Retreat.

Need to Stay Overnight ? – Hotels in Blythewood Center

Special “Rib Fest – block room rates” are available within 15 minutes walking distance at:

Days Inn- Blythewood – 855-516-1090

Comfort Inn – Blythewood

https://www.choicehotels.com/reservations/groups/BP28Y0

Holiday Inn Express – Blythewood

https://www.hiexpress.com/redirectpath=hd&brandCode=EX&localeCode=en&regionCode=1&hotelCode=BLWSC&_PMID=99801505&GPC=BRF&cn=no&viewfullsite=true

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
Presenting Sponsor – Town of Blythewood

Title Sponsor – Broom Heating, Air and Electrical – $4,000 – Sold

Premier placement of company logo banner at each of the two tents at the event.
Company logo and/or name included on: Media release, ads, posters, event website/facebook page, e-mail marketing. 12 VIP tent admissions
Opportunity for customer engagement/product placement. Live stage mentions at the event.

Wristband Sponsor – $2,000 – Sold

Premier placement of company logo banner at the event. Company Ident on all Wristbands.
Company logo and/or name included on: Media release, ads, posters, event website/facebook page, e-mail marketing. 8 VIP tent admissions.
Opportunity for customer engagement/product placement. Live stage mentions at the event.

Tent Sponsors

Tasting/Judging Tent – $1,500 (2 available)

Beer Tent – $1,500 – (2 available)

Premier placement of company logo banner at your tent at the event.
Company logo and/or name included on: Media release, ads, posters, event website/facebook page, e-mail marketing. 6 VIP tent admissions.
Opportunity for customer engagement/product placement. Live stage mentions at the event.

Corporate Sponsor – $1,000 – (6 available)

Placement of company logo banner at the event tent of your choice. Company logo and/or name included
on: Media release, ads, posters, event website/facebook page, e-mail marketing. 4 VIP tent admissions.
Opportunity for customer engagement/product placement. Live stage mentions at the event.

Contestants Division Sponsor – $500 – (10 available)

Placement of company logo banner at Tasting/Judging tent at the event.
Company logo and/or name included on: Media release, ads, posters, event website/facebook page, e-mail marketing. 2 VIP tent admissions.
Opportunity for customer engagement/product placement. Live stage mentions at the event.

Contestant Team Sponsor – $200 – (60 available)

Yard sign for your business indicating “DOKO Rib Fest Cook Off in the Park Sponsor”. Acknowledgement of
your sponsorship on Chamber website/facebook page and e-mail marketing. 2 Tasting or 2 Rack Wristbands.

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2021 Rib Fest Contestant Entry Fee

Presented by The Greater Blythewood Chamber of Commerce
March 13, 2021 – Doko Meadows Park, Blythewood, SC
Ribs Food Beer Music Fun
Sponsorship Commitment Form
We will sponsor the Doko Rib Fest Cook Off in the Park at the following level:
SOLD Title Sponsor $4,000
_____ Tasting/Judging Tent Sponsor $1,500
_____ Beer Tent Sponsor $1,500
_____ Corporate Sponsor $1,000
_____ Contestants Division Sponsor $500
_____ Contestant Team Sponsor $200

Name(s) ______________________________________________________________________________
Company _____________________________________________________________________________
Address ______________________________________________________________________________
City ___________________________________________ State ____________ Zip Code _____________
Phone __________________ Email _____________________________________________________

___ A check for $ _________ is enclosed made payable to “Greater Blythewood Chamber of Commerce”

Please retain a copy and return check & completed form to: For More Information Contact:
Greater Blythewood Chamber of Commerce info@blythewoodchamber.com
PO Box 1055, Blythewood, SC 29016 803-403-6769