May 29 - May 30, 2015
Want to help at Smokin' In Steele? Click the SignUpGenius link
in the left column for activities and times.
Judge, Backyard BBQ,
BBQ Team, 5K Run/Walk, Bike Cruise, and Car Show forms are open. Check out the updated Event Poster on the left.
this year! "Fareway Foods Challenge" - winners from each
in the KCBS sanctioned contest receive an extra $500 in cash and
prizes from Fareway
IF using meat purchased from Fareway Foods. Click the logo for
directions. Call Owatonna Fareway
Meat department for questions/orders at 507-451-0017.
Just a few blocks away. Follow
Elm St North out of Fairgrounds to KC Hall, turn left 1 block.OR
follow Oak St. North to Fareway sign.
For teams entered in both Central Iowa BBQ Brew and Cruise and Smokin'
in Steele: Take your top Boone score plus Smokin' in Steele score.
Highest cumulative points = FREE entry in one day at Boone and
Smokin' in Steele for 2016. See the Boone website at
our biggest year yet with 67 teams. Click
here for results. Click here for photos.
Listen to our 2015 ad
On The Couch.
the "Play" button to hear some blues!
Comfort Inn (507)
Oakdale Motel (507)
New for 2015 -
Bicycle Cruise! See information and registration links at
Annual Antique Tractor and Semi Truck Show: Saturday May 30th from
9am-2pm, with a parade at 11am! Contact Mike Schaffner at BMWood@Q.Net
or call 451-2818 (cell 213-1692) for details.
Annual Smokin' In Steele 5K run/walk: For 2015 - race chip timing with
disposable chip in bib, course certification, and special family
price for children 10 and under. See the link on the left for
details and registration.
Blues for Kids harmonica class...
Que barbecue contest...
...and new this year,
See links at the left for details and
information on how to enter your car.
MN BBQ society article.
information or to register for the contest, please check out the links
(sends email to email@example.com)
information (sends email to firstname.lastname@example.org)
the webmaster (sends email to email@example.com)
For additional info contact Joe
Elbert at (507) 279-4015 or (507) 455-1428.
Our forms are NEW - You can fill them out on your computer and Print
You can also save them as a new PDF - See 'PDF Help' at the left for assistance.
Steele County Special Olympics Receives Award
Smokin' in Steele is a state championship barbeque contest as proclaimed by Governor Dayton.
The contest will take place at the Steele County Fairgrounds in Owatonna, MN on May 29th through May
Smokin' in Steele is
sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbeque Society.
It is part of the 13th annual
fund-raising event where we have raised thousands of dollars
for very deserving groups.
Our main beneficiary this year
is the Special Olympics.
Read what was said about our event.