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
Email: [email protected]
KCBS Rules & Applications
Teams & Judges
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
Barbourville BBQ Festival – Barbourville, KY
Bands and BBQ at the Point – Carrollton, KY
Nebo Fall Festival – Nebo, KY
Grillin and Chillin – Owensboro, KY
Jim Beam BBQ Classic – Springfield, KY
October 5-6, 2018
Big Buffalo Crossing – Munfordville, KY
Visit www.jimbeambbqclassic.com for more information.