What's Cookin' Has Been Cancelled

Please join us for the 8th Annual Event

April 17, 2021
Barnacopia
2570 N West Branch Rd - Polo, IL
5:00 - 8:00 pm

Details regarding cancellation...
After much consideration, Rock River Center, Inc. has made the difficult decision to cancel
What's Cookin' 2020. Thank you for your support. All tickets will be refunded. All Sponsorships will be
deferred to next year's event which will be held April 17, 2021, at Barnacopia.

At this time all activities continue to be suspended until further notice.

If you have any questions, contact [email protected] or call (815)732-0080.

2020 What's Cookin' Judges

Andy Colbert
A certified Executive graduate of the American Culinary Federation and holds a B.S. degree from Northern Illinois University in Nutrition, Food Science and Dietetics. He was Food Administrator for NIU's Lorado Taft Campus from 1980 to 2010.

Aaron Wilson

WIFR Channel 23
Morning and Noon Weather Anchor.

Marilyn Csernus

As a retired University of Illinois Extension and Wellness Educator, Marilyn Csernus strives to help others improve their health and prevent or manage chronic illness through evidenced based programming. 

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2020 Sponsors

Gourmet $1000+
Barnacopia
Exelon
Ogle County Beef Assoc

Knife $500+
Matsock Insurance
Oregon Healthcare Pharmacy
Shawn Blobaum
Stillman Valley Lions Club
Thrivent Financial

Fork $300+
Central Bank

Tablespoon $100+
Ogle County Clerk & Recorder
Sterling Federal Bank
Stillman Bank

Teaspoon $50+
BerryView Orchard
Moring Disposal
Ogle County Cooking Team
The Flower Patch
The Kitchen Table

Pinch $25
Hair Cow Brewing Co
Hazel's
Lynnies Kitchen
Oregon Living & Rehabilitation Center
Serenity Hospice & Home
​The Village Bakery


2020 Cooking Teams

Appetizers
Flippin' Cowgirls
Lynnie's Kitchen
Northpark Barbaq
Ogle County Clerk
Ogle County Cooking Team
Oregon Living and Rehabilitation Center
Scoops
The Kitchen Table

Main Dish
Hectors Cocina
​KSB Dietary
Lifescape
Ogle County Pork Producers/Headon Fine Meats
Stronghold
Triple P BBQ

Side Dish
Berry View Orchard
Hairy Cow Brewing Co
Hazel's
KSB Dietary
Mighty Vine
Serenity Hospice & Home

Desserts
Benesh Girls
Kitchen Angels
Mt Morris Senior Center
Sophisticated Sweets
O's Bakery
Village Bakery




2020 Sponsorship Letter
2020 Sponsorship Form
2020 Cooking Team Entry Form

2020 Sponsors