Clarksville BBQ Bash

Date & Time

Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019
10:00 AM to 6:00 PM


Wilma Rudolph Event Center and Amphitheater

Watch teams from near and far compete to see who has the best barbecue (BBQ)! Enjoy live music, inflatables, artisan vendors, a corn hole tournament and more! Beer and BBQ will be available for purchase. 

  1. Barbecue Contest
  2. Corn Hole Tournament
  3. Map
  4. Vendors
  5. VIP Night
  6. Sponsors

KCBSCompetitor's Series

Clarksville Parks and Recreation is teaming up with the Kansas City Barbecue Society (KCBS) to provide the full barbecue competition experience. KCBS is intended to promote barbecue in small towns across the country. The competitor’s series is comprised of professional and non-professional teams that are required to cook chicken and pork ribs, with an option of pork butt.

The KCBS Competitor's Series is comprised of non-professional and professional teams are required to cook chicken and pork ribs, with the option of pork butt, to win the Grand Championship. In addition, the Competitors Series contest allows for alternative heats sources. The Competitors Series Contest is not eligible for the American Royal or the Jack Daniels World Championship. In addition, teams who participate in a Competitors Series Contest will not receive KCBS Team of the Year points.


  • $200 per team (due at time of registration)

Sponsorship Opportunities Available

Contact our event coordinator by emailing Kara Zahn or contact us by phone, 931-645-7476