TENTATIVE  SCHEDULE – Subject to Change

Festival will be held Rain or Shine!

Friday: July 25

8:00 a.m. Open for set up

10:00 a.m. Meat Inspection


Arts & Crafts Open

Kids Zone Open at 3 p.m.

3:30-6:00 p.m. MUSIC: Rafe Hollister Band

5:00 p.m. Competition Cookers Meeting (Judges Tent)

6:30 p.m. Anything Butt Meeting (Judges Tent)

6:30-8:30 p.m. MUSIC: Split Rail Bluegrass

& J Creek Cloggers

7:30 p.m. Anything Butt Meat Turn In

(Judges Tent)

8:00 p.m. Dessert Turn In (Judges Tent)

6:00 – 8:30 p.m. Beer, Wine & Swine

Local Restaurants Compete

Food Tent – Tickets Required: $10

Saturday: July 26

10:00 a.m. OPEN TO PUBLIC

Judges Meeting (Judges Tent)

Arts & Crafts Open

Kids Area Open

Noon Poultry Turn In (Judges Tent)

12:30 – 3:00 p.m. MUSIC: Whitewater

Bluegrass Co & the Dixie

Darlin’ Cloggers

12:30 p.m. Pork Ribs Turn In (Judges Tent)

1:00 p.m. Pork Turn In (Judges Tent)

1:30 p.m. Brisket Turn In (Judges Tent)

2:00 & 3:00 p.m. Tastin’ Tent – Maggie’s Best

(People’s Choice) Judges Tent

Tickets Required: $10

3:30 – 5:00 p.m. MUSIC: The Katts

5:00 p.m. WNC BBQ Awards – Stage

6:00 – 8:00 p.m. MUSIC: Mile High Band

*Competition Events – Please feel free to visit with

the Professional Cooking Teams!