RIO RANCHO, N.M. (KRQE) – People can kick off the Fourth of July weekend with some of the best barbecue and beer from around the region.
The 14th annual Pork and Brew is underway at Rio Rancho’s Santa Ana Star Center.
Visitors can sample all sorts of savory treats including all manner of local pork products and barbecue sauces.
There is even fried fruits and veggies.
However, the barbecue competition has been canceled this year.
The three-day festival runs through Monday.
General Admission: $6; Active Military w/ID $4; 65+ $4; Kids 4-12 $4; Kids 3 & Under; Free.
Galloping Grace Youth Ranch is also there hosting a petting zoo and pig races. That event continues Sunday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Monday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
For more information head to the event’s website.