This weekend, November 5th and 6th 2011 in Danville, Kentucky BourbonBlog.com invites you to the sounds and smells of the 1st Annual Kentucky BBQ Festival, benefiting Heart of Kentucky United Way! Mystical blue smoke will fill the air and Pulled Pork Shoulder, Texas Beef Brisket, Whole Hog and more will fill your soul.
The big names of BBQ will be sharing their talent and cooking for us… like Ray Lampe, “Dr. BBQ,” known as the expert judge/host on CBS Sports “Ultimate BBQ Showdown AND Food Network’s “Tailgate Warriors with Guy Fieri.
Cooking demonstrations Tim Farmer of Kentucky Afield on smoking wild turkeys, deer and game and the Big Green Egg Experts from WeldQuip.
Other pitmasters appearing at the festival include Moe Cason, Melissa Cookston, Shelly Hunt, Carey Bringle, Craig Kimmel.
The premier Kentucky BBQ Festival promises to be a fun-filled and exciting time. Come on out, you’ll see us there and we’ll be bringing you coverage all weekend long on BourbonBlog.com!
Schedule for the Kentucky State BBQ Festival, Danville, Kentucky
Nov. 5, Saturday: 11AM-10PM (EDT)
9:30-10:00 AM Preregister for Hogs and Logs Team Triathlon
10:00-11:00 AM Hogs and Logs Team Triathlon Amazing Barbecue Race
11:00 AM KY BBQ Festival Opening Ceremony Barbeque Events
11:30-12:30 PM Big Poppa Stampley Music Stage
12:45-1:15 PM Tim Farmer, Cooking Demo Grilled Venison in Red Wine Sauce
1:00-4:00 PM People’s Choice Sponsored by Kroger
1:30-2:30 PM Alien Blue Music Stage
2:45-3:15 PM Dr. BBQ Cooking Demo Real Pork Shoulder BBQ
3:30-4:30 PM Faubush Hill Music Stage
4:00 PM People’s Choice Sponsored by Kroger Closes
4:45-5:15 PM Dr. BBQ Cooking Demo Championship BBQ Ribs
6:00-7:00 PM Johnny Roy and the Rubtones Music Stage
7:30-8:30 PM Da’ Mudcats Music Stage
9:00-10:00 PM Little T&A Music Stage
10:00 PM KY BBQ Festival Closes See You on Sunday!
Nov. 6, Sunday: 11AM-6PM (EST*)
11:00 AM EST KY BBQ Festival Opens BBQ Events
11:00-12:00 PM CJ Garton Music Stage
12:15-12:45 PM Tim Farmer, Cooking Demo Wild Turkey from Field to Table
1:00-2:00 PM Soupbone Music Stage
2:15-2:45 PM Dr. BBQ Cooking Demo BBQ Chicken
3:00-3:30 PM Bean Eating Contest Music Stage
3:30-3:45 PM Hog Calling Contest Music Stage
4:00-4:30 PM Dr. BBQ Cooking Demo Championship Beef Brisket
5:00 PM Awards and Big Green Egg Raffle Drawing Music Stage
5:00-6:00 PM Andy and the Rockers Music Stage
6:00 PM KY BBQ Festival Closes See You Next Year!