2018 Taste of the Hills

Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018

Main Street Square, Downtown Rapid City

6-7:30 p.m.     BBQ Throwdown – Sample nine sauces from participating local chefs and restaurants 

8:00 p.m.        Winner of BBQ Throwdown announced 

Sample great BBQ from the area’s best chefs as they battle it out for the title of top Chef for the Cure. Enjoy live music from Crash Wagon Band, raffle drawings, door prizes and more!

Buy your ticket today! Each ticket holder receives smoked pork, sample BBQ sauces, sides, bread and one drink.  Tickets also on sale at Med 5 Federal Credit Unions


Thanks to our 2018 Taste of the Hills Chefs

Blind Lion

Blind Lion, Chef Shane Tipps

Colonial House

Colonial House, Chef Jeff Slather

Firehouse Brewing Company

Firehouse Brewing Company, Chef Myrie O’Neil

Gold Bison Grill

Gold Bison Grill, Chef BARON COOKE


Kol, Chef Cody Bartels


Murphy’s, Chef Travis Eberle

Que Pasa

Que Pasa, Chef Oscar Rivera

Regional Health Restaurant 

Regional Health Restaurant, Chef Douglas Brinker (Scott)

Shipwrecks Bar & Grill

Shipwrecks Bar & Grill, Chef Keith Motley

2018 Taste of the Hills Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors



Diamond Sponsors

Black Hills OBGYN
Dakota West Radiology

Gold Sponsors 

Denny Menholdt Rapid Chevrolet Cadillac/Toyota
Food Services of America
Genomic Health
Myriad Genetics
Rapid City Medical Center
Simpsons Printing
South Dakota Pork Producer’s Council
Vast Broadband

Silver Sponsors 

Black Hills Power
Farmers Insurance – Brad Derby
JR’s Rhodehouse
Med 5 Federal Credit Union