Awards and Press

2014 Mankato Ribfest


Uncle Bub’s took home a 2nd place award in the Rib category at this year’s Mankato Ribfest in Mankato, MN. Award-winning rib chefs from all across the country gather to provide sticky, spicy eats at Riverfront Park each summer. Bring the whole family and be entertained by a wide variety of live bands and games […]

2014 Ribfest Chicago


Feeling the Bub Love on our home turf! Uncle Bub’s received a 1st place award in the Rib Category at this year’s Ribfest Chicago. What ignited in the summer of 1999 as a community block party has exploded into Chicago’s most anticipated street festival—averaging 50,000 pounds of pork and 50,000+ attendees who love to kick […]

Jamie “The Bear” McDonald vs. the First-Ever Double Belly Bubster Challenge


The epic “CLASH on CASS” first-ever attempt at two Uncle Bub’s BBQ Belly Bubster Challenges weighing in at nearly 12 pounds of Bubliciousness! The challenger… professional competitive eater Jamie “THE BEAR” McDonald who finished a single challenge in 6 minutes 40 seconds back in early 2013. Will he succeed in crushing two challenges in one […]