PARMA, Ohio - Parma is the place to be this weekend for lovers of ribs, music and rides.
The 23rd annual Rib 'n Rock Cook-Off will take place June 6 through June 9 in front of Walmart at Parmatown Mall/The Shoppes at Parma.
Rib vendors include Armadillo's, Butch's BBQ of New Jersey, Jack on the Bone, MOJO's, Smokin T's, Texas Pit and Two Fat Guys BBQ.
In addition to food, there will be games, a large amusement area with rides and two entertainment tents containing live music.
New for 2013 will be the Parma Area Jaycees People Choice Awards for best ribs, best sauce, best pulled pork sandwich and best fair food.
Hours for Rib 'n Rock are:
Thursday, June 6 from 4-11 p.m.
Friday, June 7 from 4-11 p.m.
Saturday, June 8 from 2-11 p.m.
Sunday, June 9 from 1-11 p.m.
Admission is $3 per person. Children under 12 get in free. "BOGO " admission coupons are available through Parma Area Chamber of Commerce. Contact the Chamber at 440-886-1700 or visit: http://www.parmaareachamber.org.