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Taste of Country BBQ Nationals Competition - Food & Music Festival

Taste of Country BBQ Nationals

Amarillo, TX

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Price Fee Quantity
Friday & Saturday Advance Combo
This ticket provides entry for both Friday & Saturday. Door price will be $25 for the combo. Children under 12 free with ticketed adult. Free parking onsite. Lineup subject to change. No refunds or exchanges.
$15.00 $1.81
Friday & Saturday Advance Combo VIP Ticket
VIP Ticket includes event entry, access to the VIP shade tent, a catered BBQ meal and drink tickets good for beer (21 and older only). Unlimited soda, water and snacks will also be available. Door price will be $90 for the combo. Single Day VIP access will be $50 per day. Children 5 and under free with a ticketed adult. Children 6 and up $25 each – tickets will be available onsite. Free parking onsite. Lineup subject to change. No refunds or exchanges.
$80.00 $5.39

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Event Details

The Taste of Country BBQ Nationals is a 2-day BBQ Competition, Food, Music and Family Fun Festival.   This event is officially sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbeque Society and features professional pit masters and their teams from the region in competition for $12,500 in prize money plus trophies, prizes and a chance to participate in the Taste of Country BBQ Nationals Invitational in Laughlin, NV on Oct. 22.

 

The festival includes:

BBQ Competition: The competition consists of professionally sanctioned teams of a pit master and 4-8 members hailing from the region.  Teams will compete in 4 different categories:  Beef, Brisket, Chicken and Pork, plus a People's Choice Award.  Festival-goers can walk through the food pavilion and watch as these highly competitive and lively teams go head to head, while enjoying some sampling opportunities.            

Music: A Friday night Kick-off Concert featuring Country Music chart-toppers, The Eli Young Band!    http://www.eliyoungband.com/

Saturday's line-up includes the best regional and local country bands including Flying Elbows, Tommy Gallagher Band, Casey Berry and more.

Food & Drink: Festival-goers will be able to sample the best BBQ of the region, plus purchase their fill of an incredible array of fixins and desserts.  There will also be a beer garden.  Patrons can purchase drink tickets on site only. 

Kids Fun Zone:  The Fun-Zone features face painting, balloon animals, inflatable bounce houses, and more. 

EVENT SCHEDULE****

 

FRIDAY

Gates Open: 4 PM

BBQ Competition begins - teams will start cooking before the gates even open

Music Line-Up:

Casey Berry & the Live Texas Mosquitoes

Casey Donahew Band

The Eli Young Band

 

SATURDAY

Gates Open at 10 AM

BBQ Competition continues - Judging takes place in the afternoon

Music Line-Up:

The Flying Elbows

Josh Paulson

Tommy Gallagher Band

“Walkin’ the Line” – Tribute to Johnny Cash

Casey Berry & the Live Texas Mosquitoes

 

Closing Award Ceremonies - Prizes are awarded in all the major categories along with a People's Choice Award

 

 

****Line-up / Schedule subject to change

 

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Where



Westgate Mall
7701 W Interstate 40
Amarillo, TX 79121

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