Coming Up: 2021 Modern Gas Rib Showdown

2021 Modern Gas Rib Showdown

In the South, we’re serious about BBQ. Like, college-football-level kind of serious. So, you may cheer when you hear about the upcoming 2021 Modern Gas Rib Showdown on Oct. 23rd! Folks can eat, compete, and have a great time at this exciting competition. Plus, visitors will also contribute to a good cause: the Junior League of Albany, Georgia. Keep reading to learn more!

About Modern Gas Company

Modern Gas Company has served the Albany area since 1954. You may know them for their heating and cooling assistance, propane services, or home equipment installation. And soon, you’ll also know them for the 2021 Modern Gas Rib Showdown.

More on the Junior League of Albany, Georgia

This year, the funds earned from the Modern Gas Rib Showdown will go to the Junior League of Albany, GA. If you’ve never heard of it before, we’ll fill you in! It’s a local organization that empowers women through volunteering.

You can help them succeed in their mission, simply by eating some ribs. And, along the way, you’ll help transform our community too.

What can I do at the event?

Good eats are a given! However, the Modern Gas Rib Showdown has even more to offer. Get ready to:

  • Play cornhole;
  • Let the kids try out fun, child-friendly activities;
  • Buy raffle tickets;
  • Jump in bounce houses;
  • Listen to live music and entertainment;
  • Purchase additional food from local food trucks;
  • Get drinks from a cash bar;
  • And more.

Visiting details

The Modern Gas Rib Showdown takes place at, you guessed it, Modern Gas Company! You can find them at 1335 US Hwy 82W in Leesburg, GA—just 2.3 miles from Summer Lane. Attendance is free for all, though competitors have to register ahead of time. See you there on 23rd from noon to 10 p.m.


Ribs. Live music. Cornhole. Add the 2021 Modern Gas Rib Showdown to your calendar and experience it all in person. Who knows—you may even serve up the winning rack of ribs! Or, even better, you could eat them!

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