The best back-yard BBQ'ers of WNC assemble annually for this colossal COOK-OFF
The Knuckle Deep Barbecue Festival is an annual competition in the river district of Asheville, North Carolina. Barbecue teams compete for glamorous prizes and eternal glory. Prize money this year will be at a record high (not really), as will be the level of competition. If you are planning to attend the festival: Do NOT invite weirdos. If you are a weirdo… stay home. If you plan to attend the event, get ready for the food experience of a lifetime. Attendees are encouraged to:
Bring a voluntary donation to enter BBQ Alley
and sample the best BBQ in WNC at team tents
Buy some beverages AND VOTE… for The People’s Choice Awards!!!
People’s Choice: BBQ
Best Presentation & Booth
Best Midnight Snack