Red Rock Radio is the Northland's premier family of radio stations. Located in the historic Canal Park of Duluth's downtown, Red Rock Radio Corporation is proud to promote the best in the most popular music genres and feed it over the airwaves to the surrounding areas.

Contact: KQDS
501 Lake Avenue South - Suite 200
Duluth, MN 55802
Office: 218-728-9500
Studio: 724-7625 / 877-724-9595

Grill Wars 6

Red Rock Radio Grill Wars 2013 sponsored in part by Fon-Du-Luth  for the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Northland


Wednesday, August 14 at Bayfront Festival Park Plaza


Cost is $1.00 per sample and proceeds benefit The Boys & Girls Club


Burger samples from some of the finest restaurants in the Twin Ports

Sample burgers from:

The Adolph Store, Dubh Linn Irish Pub,  Farley’s Family Restaurant,  The Green Mill,  McKenzie’s,  Superior Meats,  Timberlodge Steakhouse,
The Other Place Bar and Twig Bakery,  Grandma’s Saloon,  Canal Park Brewery, 7 West Taphouse


Vote for your favorite


Have a cold brew at the Grandma’s Beer garden


Support Boys and Girls Clubs programs in Northern Minnesota and Northwest Wisconsin

Snacks from Frito Lay!

Trophies from Duluth Superior Trophy and Awards 727-7797

Special thanks to Super One Foods! 


This year, KQ is proud to welcome “DR. BBQ” author & TV host

He’s appeared on CBS, The Food Network, Discovery Channel, CNN, HGTV and more!

Author of 5 cookbooks

Spokesman for the Big Green Egg

He’ll be grilling burgers and giving demos on the Big Green Egg at Grill Wars!


Register at the Fireplace Corner booth at Grill Wars to win one of these grills

Here’s a list of burgers…


1. Dubh Linn Irish Brew Pub

o Dubh Linn Pub burger

Crumbled thick-cut bacon, sweet onion, sour cream and chives


2. Adolph Store

(2nd Place 2012)

o Ranch Bacon Burger

Ranch-seasoned burger with ranch-flavored bacon on top, ranch dressing and all the fixings


3. Green Mill

o The Pickle Burger

Bread and butter pickles, regular pickles, cheddar cheese and spicy mustard on a toasted bun


4. Superior Meats

(1st Place 2012)

o Mediterranean Burger

½ Beef ½ Lamb with Greek seasoning on a pretzel bun


5. Grandma’s Saloon

o Wild Rice Burger

Minnesota wild rice hand-pattied burgers with sharp cheddar cheese and a blend of secret ingredients. Topped with melted cheddar cheese and served on a wheat bun dressed with mayonnaise, tomato, onions, carrots, and sprouts


6. 7 West Taphouse

o Taphouse Burger

7 West beer burger with sautéed beer onions, Taphouse sauce, topped with jalapeno beer cheese on a fresh baked bun


7. Twig Bakery

o “The Other Burger”

Southwest Style Burger


8. Farley’s Family Restaurant

o Sriracha Burger

Bacon infused deep-fried burger with sriracha glaze, bleu cheese and pepper jack cheese


9. McKenzie’s Bar & Grill

o Philly Burger

Hand-pattied burger with special sauce, grilled and smothered with white cheese sauce, onions, and peppers on a ciabatta bun


10. Red Rock Radio

o Bacon Burger

11. Timberlodge Steakhouse

o “It’s All Gouda”

Smoked Gouda burger with Jicama coleslaw


12. Canal Park Brewery

o Cheesy Italian AKA “The Cheesy Guido”

Pure ground chuck burger, Italian sausage, fresh mozzarella, made from scratch marinara and basil pesto on a split top bun