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      Big Buffalo Crossing BBQ Cook-Off

      Join us for the 10th Annual Big Buffalo Crossing BBQ Cook-Off in Downtown Munfordville, Kentucky.

      Big Buffalo Crossing BBQ Cook-Off

      Join us for the 10th Annual Big Buffalo Crossing BBQ Cook-Off in Downtown Munfordville, Kentucky. We hosted 32 teams from several states for the 2018 cook-off. This year we are continuing the tradition of a BBQ cook-off done right! Cook teams and spectators agree that the Big Buffalo Crossing BBQ Cook-Off is an extremely well-managed event that they look forward to each year.

      The Big Buffalo Crossing cook-off is a Kentucky State Championship cook-off and is sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbeque Society, professional BBQ teams from all over the U.S. will be competing for $15,000 in prize money. The competition teams will be cooking all night on Friday for the judging on Saturday. Come and watch some of the best teams at work.  We are also the first stop this year on the Jim Beam Showdown!

      Enjoy mouth-watering BBQ from vendors located all around the downtown square. There will also be a variety of BBQ merchandise for you to purchase as well as other vendors and family-fun activities.

      Competition teams and judges; click the Rules/Apply link to download the rules and applications to be a part of this year’s cook-off.

      Event Information & Directions

      Dates: October 17 – 19, 2019
      Times: Friday 9 am – 3 pm, Saturday 8 am – 5 pm
      Location: Downtown Munfordville, KY

      Phone: 270-524-4752
      Toll-Free: 1-888-686-3673
      Email: [email protected]

      Teams & Judges

      • Grey Street BBQ
      • Mountain William BBQ
      • Acme BBQ
      • Bullheaded BBQ
      • G-QUE KY
      • Warren Co. Pork Choppers.
      • Continental BBQ
      • B&R Smoke
      • Hogtown Barbecue
      • Tire Smoke BBQ
      • BBQ Up
      • Kentucky Kookers
      • Shipley’s BBQ
      • Hot Cole’s BBQ
      • Bark ‘N Bones BBQ
      • Y-NOT Smokin BBQ
      • Meat Misters

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      Jim Beam Bluegrass BBQ Showdown

      The Big Buffalo Crossing BBQ Cook-Off is part of the Jim Beam Bluegrass BBQ Showdown! This special competition is a state-wide challenge involving 7 competitions. Here are the dates and locations of each competition.

       

      Bourbon City BBQ Festival – Bardstown Ky
      Dates TBA

      Barbourville BBQ Festival – Barbourville, KY
      Dates TBA

      Bands and BBQ at the Point – Carrollton, KY
      Dates TBA

      Nebo Fall Festival – Nebo, KY
      Dates TBA

      Grillin and Chillin – Owensboro, KY
      Dates TBA

      Jim Beam BBQ Classic – Springfield, KY
      October 5-6, 2018

      Big Buffalo Crossing – Munfordville, KY
      Dates TBA

      Visit www.jimbeambbqclassic.com for more information.

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