Valley of Fire State Park's First Annual Dutch Oven Cook-Off
In celebration of Nevada’s 150th anniversary of statehood, Nevada State Parks is hosting a series of Dutch oven cook-offs throughout 2014 at state parks across Nevada. Winners from each cook-off will be invited to compete in a statewide final at Cathedral Gorge State Park on September 20, 2014. The grand prize will include a silver Nevada Sesquicentennial 150th Medallion. The cook-off series kicks off at Valley of Fire State Park on February 8. Participants are allowed unlimited entries with the public welcome to attend and sample authentic Dutch oven fare. The competition will have five categories: bread, dessert, main/dish/meat, side dish/vegetable, and “1860’s era recipes”. Please go to www.parks.nv.gov/parks/valley-of-fire-state-park/ for entry forms and a full description of the contest rules. There is entry fee of $5 per dish. Participants are allowed unlimited entries. There is no cost to attend the event, however, there is an park entrance fee of $10 per vehicle; Nevada residents receive a $2 discount, Judging begins at 2:45pm and continues until approximately 4:00pm.
Valley of Fire State Park
29450 Valley of Fire Rd , Overton, NV 89040