Kiwanis Club readies for annual Rib Burnoff

The Kiwanis Club of Hilton Head Island's 15th annual Rib Burnoff and Barbecue Fest will be from noon to 4 p.m. May 14 at the Coastal Discovery Museum at Honey Horn. The event will be held rain or shine and restaurants and amateurs are invited to compete. Professional certified judges will be in charge of the blind judging to pick the judge's award winners, and ticket holders will vote for the popular vote winners. Beer, wine, soda, hot dogs and ice cream will also be available for purchase. Proceeds from the event benefit local charities. A limited number of corporate sponsorships are available. Advance tickets will be sold at several businesses at a reduced price.

Details: Dick Wiles, DickWiles@roadrunner.com; Andy Cook, Andrew.B1.Cook@morganstanleysmithbarney.com; Tom McHale, GvTjmchale@aol.com