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NEW DATE for the Ozarks BBQ Fest in 2023

NEW DATE for the 4th Annual Ozarks BBQ Fest in 2023!
Held at the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds in Springfield MO in the shaded North Woods.


Ozarks BBQ Fest

The Ozark Empire Fair Foundation proudly announces the Ozarks BBQ Fest June 19 & 20, 2023 at the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds.

Held at Ozark Empire Fairgrounds located at 3001 North Grant Avenue, Springfield, MO. Enter through Gate 2 located on Norton Road.

Ticket pricing is $10 in advance (not available after midnight April 21st) or $15 at the gate - per person, per day. Kids 6 and under are Free.

Both nights are open to all ages.

BBQ Samples Both days – Friday 5pm till 8pm / Saturday 1pm till 6pm or we run out.

Parking is $5 per vehicle.

This is a Rain or Shine event.

The stage, vendors and food & drinks to purchase are under an open air pavilion out of inclement weather.

This is a Rain or Shine event. You are welcome to bring your own chairs to sit in, NO outside food, drinks or coolers allowed. No pets, service animals only.
Vertical black banner with a red clip art pig and "Ozarks BBQ Fest" on it.

Call us at 417-833-2660 to find out how to get your company involved in this great event!

Proud Sponsors

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Springfield Roofing Systems
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Superior Rents
PFI Western Store
power 96
am fam mary ann dailey
Mid America RV
Superior Rents
Hyde Ranch | Kent & Jan Hyde
Ozark Golf Cars
red monkey foods


Need more information about Ozarks BBQ Fest?

Please contact Larry Krauck or Casey Owen by E-Mail:
Larry@ozarkempirefair.com | Casey@ozarkempirefair.com
Or call them at (417)833-2660 Monday - Friday from 9:00AM - 5:00PM

KCBS Judging Requests can be sent to the Judging Coordinator.
Jim Altic | JimAltic@gmail.com
Please e-mail your requests and be sure to include your KCBS CBJ number, phone number, city and state.

Company Name

Kansas City Barbeque Society

Company Name

Ozark Empire Fair Foundation

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