Beef Empire Days celebration kicks off

Garden City Telegram
Billy Meggenberg checks the internal temperature of a steak Saturday while competing in the Beef Empire Days Grill Master Cook-off at Stevens Park. The 100 block of East Spruce St., north of the park, was the playing field with 18 teams vying for the championship in the event.
A team of competitors chase down steers to demonstrate their ranch work skills Friday at the Finney County Fairgrounds rodeo arena during the annual Beef Empire Days' Commerce Bank Ranch Rodeo.
Members of "Bridging the Gap" perform in the Stevens Park bandshell Saturday during the Beef Empire Days' BEEF, BEER and BOOTS event at the park.  The event featured live music, a beer garden, food trucks and a Grill Master Cook-off competition.