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39th Annual World's Largest Calf Fry Festival & Cook-Off - June 2

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The Craig County Fairgrounds and Community Center will be full of food, crafts and more from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Organizers expect more than 2,000 people to attend.

To quote a release from the Chamber of Commerce, "The World's Largest Calf Fry Festival & Cook-Off is like a BBQ competition. But the main course is, well, bull testicles."

Cooking teams will be given 40 pounds of the famous cowboy cuisine to prepare using their own secret recipes. The team with the most votes will receive trophies and bragging rights.

If teams have other secret recipes, they can also compete for the best beans, breads and cobblers.

For those who want to attend and fill their tummies, general admission for the Calf Fry is free. Gates will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Tasting kits, including calf fries, beans, breads and cobblers, are $5 in advance or $10 at the festival. Calf fries will be served from 11:00 a.m. until they're gone.

The 39th Annual World's Largest Calf Fry Festival & Cook-Off is sponsored by Arvest Bank, Cherokee Nation Businesses, KAMO Power, Oklahoma State Bank, Park Hill Hotel & RV Park, The Junction Internet, U.S. Cellular Premier Locations and Westco Home Furnishings.

For more information about the event, contact the Vinita Area Chamber of Commerce at 918-256-7133 or by email at chamber@vinita.com.

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