American Royal World Series Of Barbecue


The 2019 American Royal World Series of Barbecue will once again bring back the festival to the world's largest barbecue competition with live music and BBQ demos, delicious BBQ and local food, beer and cocktail gardens, and a BBQ marketplace authentic to Kansas City and BBQ enthusiasts. Plus, with a full line up of kid’s activities the Barbecue will have fun and entertainment for all ages.

BBQ public events begin on Thursday

Schedule of Events:

Join us Thursday for a Certified Barbecue Class and learn how to be a judge at the BBQ or be part of the Poker Tournament held at Sporting KC.

*Thursday night events will be held at Sporting KC. Does not include ticket to the BBQ on Friday or Saturday.


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