The Ozark Empire Fair Foundation, and
Ozarks Regional YMCA proudly announces the inaugural Ozarks BBQ Fest April 24 –
25 at the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds.
Coming this April is the new KCBS
sanctioned Ozarks BBQ Fest. The event will have an exciting festival design
that will be located in the beautiful North Woods area of the Ozark Empire
Fairgrounds and Campground.
Friday evening will kick off the festival
with activities for those 21 years of age and older. These activities will
include sampling, private parties, wine tent, craft beer tent, additional adult
beverages and live music in an open air pavilion. Along with a Steak Cook-off
Association (SCA) sanctioned Steak Cook-off.
Saturday will start off with a KCBS
Sanctioned BBQ Competition and include a Kids-Q competition for kids ages 6-16
and Y Family fun zone of activities such as bounce houses, crafts and more. Saturday
will also include BBQ sampling, shopping, wine tent, craft beer tent and live
music to enjoy. After the BBQ awards presentation patrons can enjoy more
sampling, concessions and live music until 11pm.
The BBQ fest will feature free
parking with VIP parking available for an additional fee.
Enjoy Samples from several of the KCBS
cooking teams and sponsors, hear live music from great bands and shop vendor
booths offering everything from the latest BBQ accessories to items to improve
your everyday life. Along with tons of family fun provided by the Y.
Sponsorship and vendor spots are