Kansas City BBQ Society Arkansas State BBQ Championship presented by Progressive Insurance and Sam’s Club


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The Best BBQ the South Has to Offer!

If you want to know what barbeque is all about, the People’s Choice Competition portion of the Progressive Insurance Arkansas State BBQ Championship Friday night at the BBB Official Campground is where you need to be!

People’s Choice BBQ Contest

Friday, September 22, 2017

Washington County Fairgrounds – 2537 N McConnell Avenue (Fayetteville)

Gates Open at 6:00 p.m./Tasting Begins at 6:30 p.m.

Tickets:  $10 donation (A portion of Tickets Sales Benefit The Fayetteville Lion’s Club)

There are only 1,200 People’s Choice Tasting Kits sold for this event, so get yours today!

All attendees will also be served a delicious side of Whiskey Hollow Baked Beans.  Whiskey Hollow is proud to sponsor the People’s Choice BBQ Event!  Please be sure to stop by our booth to try the only baked bean made with real alcohol!

Come out and cast your vote for your favorite BBQ Chicken.

Advance tasting tickets are available at all Northwest Arkansas Collier Drug locations, Integrity Bank and Fayetteville Visitor’s Bureau.  If you are one of our out of town guests, you are able to call the Bikes, Blues and BBQ office to order your tickets by phone – 479.527.9993 or purchase your tickets starting Thursday, September 21 at the site of the BBQ Contest.

Come out and cast your vote for your favorite “Que”!

While we’re talking BBQ, we just want to give a big shout out to Sam’s Club, the Official Supplier of Bikes Blues and BBQ.  Sam’s Club has been a valued sponsor for years and we urge all of our attendees to shop at Sam’s Club.  Save money and support those who support us.


If you are interested in showing off your skills in the competition, please click here for entry information.

We will be shooting video onsite during the BBQ Contest on Friday, September 22, 2017.  Please see below to review the video release information for the area.

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