Best BBQ
In the country
World class BBQ pitmasters
Pitmasters
Live
Bands and Music
all weekend long!
Full Lineup
Kentucky State
BBQ Festival
September 7-9, 2018
/
Danville, KY
/
7 Celebrity Pitmasters
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7 Celebrity Pitmasters

Award-winning Pitmasters from around the country will be cooking their best BBQ all weekend. 

TASTE THE BBQ

Backyard BBQ Competition

This year’s event will be more competitive than ever. Bring your “A-game” and be ready to throw down in downtown!

ENTER THE THROWDOWN

7 LIVE BANDS

Top bands from throughout the U.S. will be playing your favorite music. Our Saturday Night Blues Party features the best of the best.

HEAR THE MUSIC

September 7-9, 2018

Live Music! Ice Cold Beers! Best BBQ this side of Texas!
19Days
22Hours
3Mins
9Secs

Special Thanks To

Hosted By

Benefiting

Friday
September 7, 2018
Saturday
September 8, 2018
Sunday
September 9, 2018
5:00 pm

Doors Open

Tim Mikeska

Opening Ceremony

VIP – SPECIAL EVENT – LUAU PIG+BOURBON

Rachel Crowe

Rachel Crowe

Tee Dee Young

TeeDee Young

10:00 pm

Doors Close

Backyard BBQ Competition

Smokin’ Butt Bike Ride

11:00 am

Doors Open

MASTER DISTILLER’S PANEL EVENT

Mike Mills

Mike Mills Whole Hog Presentation

Brad Hardin

Brad Hardin

Hi-5

Hi-5

Tim Mikeska

Backyard BBQ Competition Awards

Tim Mikeska

Door Prize Drawings

6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Saturday Night Music Party

Paul Childers

Paul Childers

Dillon Carmichael

Dillon Carmichael

10:00 pm

Doors Close

11:00 am

Doors Open

VIP – BRUNCH + BLOODYS CLASS

Mike Mills

Mike Mills Whole Hog Presentation

Ben Lacy

Ben Lacy

4:00 pm

Raffle Sales Close

Hog Calling Contest

Bean Eating Competition

Rod ‘Lucky Dog’ Bennett

Presentation to Pitmasters

Tim Mikeska

Door Prize Drawings

Tim Mikeska

Raffle Drawings

6:00 pm

Doors Close

Location

Wilderness Trail Distillery
4095 Lebanon Rd, Danville, KY 40422
info@kybbqfestival.com

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