Right now we are still planning on holding the Beat the Heat BBQ & Brews event. we will, of course, be following State, Local, & KCBS recommendations and guidelines.
Should something change cooks & judges will be notified immediately via email, and a full refund will be issued for registration fees.
$15,000 Guaranteed Prize Money
Reserve Grand Champion
Beat the Heat BBQ pays out top ten in all four categories
Check Back for Complete Prize Purse Breakdown
Main Event BBQ Cook-Off
Saturday, July 31 & Aug 1
Open to Everyone
Hogwaller Mud Run
Saturday, August 1
The Start and Finish is in the middle of Cole Park, where the aroma from BBQ cooking all night will entice you to finish quickly. Much of the mud you will accumulate comes from swampy areas along the Rio Grande - talk about organic!
Is there a budding BBQ chef in your family? Sign them up for this event! Two age groups compete for cash and prizes. Hamburger meat is included with the entry fee. And, each kid's q cooker will have a bbq grill station to cook at.
Cook Teams: are you bringing a mini pitmaster? Consider the Young Guns Category
Friday, July 31
Compete for a chance to win a cash prize and Beat the Heat BBQ swag in the Beat the Heat Cornhole Tournament. Are you the Cornhole King? Prove it! Registration is only $20 per team. Space is limited!