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 Friday
Schedule of Events:

Bring your friends and family down to “Smokin’ Saturday” presented by UMB. Saturday offers fun for the entire family including events and activities for kids at the Cowtown Family Fun Fest, live music and BBQ demos on the Hollywood Casino stage, Car show presented by KC Auto Museum, BBQ marketplace, food trucks, BBQ provided to the public* and a salute to Military.


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