Annual Special Event
Murphysboro Barbecue Cook-Off
Murphysboro, Illinois
 
September 19 - September 21, 2019
 

EVENT DETAILS:

Location: 32 North 17th Street, Murphysboro, IL

Dates: September 19 - September 21, 2019

Times:
     Thursday: 5:30 pm - 9 pm
     Friday: 3 pm - 9 pm
     Saturday: 8 am - 6 pm

Description: People come from miles around for the Thursday's fish fry, for the barbeque, for dancing and fun at this annual event. The Grand Champion wins the right to compete in Memphis in May for the World Championship, at the American Royal in Kansas City, and wins the title of the State of Illinois Championship. Friday features the Grand Champion Buffet and Band & Street Dance. Awards judging takes place on Saturday and there will be KCBS Great American BBQ Tour demos throughout the day. Sponsored by the 17th Street Bar & Grill.

Admission

For information call 618-684-8902
  or visit the event's webpage

Directions and Map:

 
   
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