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BIG BBB Events

BBB Karaoke Contest


Be sure and be at Blue Alley at the BBB Official Campgrounds on Saturday, September 24 for the finals of the Bike Blues and BBQ Karaoke Contest.  Wild card competition at 1:00 p.m. and finals start at 3:00.  Send inquiries to

2016 Bikes, Blues & BBQ/Jack Daniels VIP Ride hosted by The Heritage Indian Motorcycle Riders Group

Join us! All Riders and All Brands Welcome.  This will be the best ride route that the JD ride has ever had.  Don’t miss it.

Jack Daniels Ride photo

You’ll have a guided ride through the Ozarks that ends with lunch at a private classic car museum in Bella Vista, AR. Plus you’ll receive a limited edition bottle of Jack Daniels with 2016 Bikes, Blues & BBQ and Heritage Indian Motorcycle labeling. Ride is approximately 135 miles/3 hours plus a 1/2 hour break. Ride is limited to 150 bikes and we ride Rain or Shine.

Follow this link to purchase your ride today!

  • Your purchase supports Bikes, Blues & BBQ Charities.
  • Passengers must purchase a Passenger add-on for $40. Includes lunch.

The Monster Energy Experience – Four Big Days at the Arvest Ball Park in Springdale

Drag Racing

FMX Stunt Shows, BMX Stunt Shows, Arm Wrestling, Monster MMA Fighters, Top Fuel Drag Racing Diva Brittany Force, Monster Energy Girls, The Monster Experience Hospitality Area, plus the OVMA Vintage Motorcycle Show and the BBB Car Show on Saturday of the rally.  And Rollin Thunder Dyno will be there to put your bike in the possible running shape it’s ever been in.

Click Here for more information about the Monster Experience

Win the Coolest Little Trailer in the World   


The Free Progressive Insurance Breakfast Benefiting the Habitat for Humanity

8:00 – 10:30 – Saturday morning, in the Dickson St. Beer Garden.

People’s Choice BBQ Tasting at the Bikes Blues and BBQ campground

On Friday night of the rally, you can sample BBQ from some of the best BBQ cooks of the Kansas City BBQ Society.   These are the guys who will be vying for the Arkansas KCBS State Championship on Saturday, but they are cooking just for you on Friday night.  Tasting kits are $8.00 in advance and $10.00 at the gate.  Advance tickets are available at the Fayetteville Visitors Bureau – 479-521-5776 and at Collier Drug Store locations.   Ticket sales benefit the Fayetteville Lion’s Club.

Whataburger Jalapeno Eating Contest – Oh Yeah!

On Friday of the rally at 4:15, in the beer garden on Dickson St. Dickson Street, Whataburger is sponsoring the First Annual Jalapeno Eating Contest for our most adventurous brothers or sisters.  There will be prizes, water, and beer involved.  Since there are few things more entertaining than someone else’s pain and discomfort, you won’t want to miss this!

Hog Country Breakfast, Benefiting LifeSource

The Hog Country Breakfast is September 24th from 7:30-10:30 am at LifeSource (602 S. School Ave in Fayetteville).  Tickets are $8 for adults; $4 for kids (ages 4-10); and 3 & under eat free. Tickets include a hearty all you can eat breakfast (i.e. eggs, ham, pastries, biscuits & gravy, pancakes, bacon, sausage, fresh fruit, juice, & coffee.)  For your convenience, a spacious parking lot is available at the breakfast and parking is free.

Parade of Power Sponsored by Heritage Indian of Northwest Arkansas

Saturday, Sept. 24 – Staging at Washington Co Fairgrounds Campgrounds – 3:30pm Parade begins at 4:00 p.m. Download a map of the parade route here!

2016 Russ Brown Motorcycle Attorneys’ Miss Bikes, Blues and BBQ Contest

10:15 pm – Main Stage in the Dickson Street Beer Garden


Fayetteville Firefighters’ Poker Runs

On both runs, Friday and Saturday, last bike out 10:00 a.m., last stop closes at 5:00 p.m.

Baum Stadium west side Starting Point

Stokes Air “Battle of the Bikes” sponsored in part by Nabholz at the Dickson Street Beer Garden

Saturday 7:00 a.m. – registration begins 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. – Bike Show/Battle of the Bikes

Lawn Mower Pulls

Riding arena and the entrance area to the Washington County Fairgrounds Campground

Friday – 6:00 p.m. Saturday – 6:00 p.m. and that’s in conjunction with The Rzrback Off Road Show

The Rzrback Off Road Show

Saturday, September 24, at the entrance to the BBB Official Campground

ATV and UTV show

Sled Pulls

Rzrback-Off-Road for more info

Rally-Long Venue Hours

Dickson Street Beer Garden Hours

Wednesday – 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Thursday – 3:00 – 11:00

Friday – 11:00 a.m. – Midnight

Saturday – 8:00 am – 12:30 am

Baum Motorcycle Village Hours

Wednesday – Noon-7:30 pm

Thursday – 9:00 am-7:30 pm

Friday – 9:00 am-7:30 pm

Saturday – 9:00 am-7:30 pm

Washington County Fairgrounds Saloon

Wednesday – Noon-midnight

Thursday – Noon-midnight

Friday – Noon – until it’s over

Saturday – 9:00 a.m. – until it’s over

Monster Experience Venue – Springdale (Arvest Ball Park)

Beer sales at the Monster Experience will take place Wed.-Sat. from 11:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m.


CLICK HERE For the COMPLETE A and M Railroad train Shuttle schedule!

Runs Thursday, Sept. 22–Saturday, Sept. 24st from George’s to Baum Stadium and back on the hour and half hour.  $10 per person for a round trip, or $25 per person for rally long pass.

On Thursday the Train starts running at 12pm (noon) to 8pm.

On Friday and Saturday the Train starts running at 9am to 12am (midnight).

  • Departs Dickson Street on the ½ hour
  • Departs Baum Motorcycle Village on the hour
  • Departure times are adhered to as closely as possible

For more information visit or call 479-725-4017


First Class Fast Pass: Thursday – Saturday $25
Round Trip $10
1-Way $6
Children up to 12 years old Free

Lodging Information

There are plenty of lodging options during bikes, Blues, & BBQ. Find the one that’s best for you.

The Bikes Blues and BBQ Newsletter – keeping you informed

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