amarillo, Texas - BBQ in the Boonies is an IBCA sanctioned BBQ cooking competition and a CASI sanctioned chili cook-off benefiting JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation). This year's event is at the Palo Duro Adventure Park and Zipline located at the entrance to the iconic Palo Duro Canyon State Park. This year's music festival will feature a music competition between two neighboring cities with deep musical talents. Ten Bands will compete-- five from Amarillo -vs- five from Lubbock. Among other prizes the overall winning performer(s) will receive a $2500 appearance fee opening for a nationally recognized touring band at the fourth of July concert at Kimbrough Stadium with seating for over 20 thousand people. Bands and performers interested in competing are encouraged to enter as soon as possible.
BBQ in the Boonies
- June 7th
- Noon to Midnight
- Palo Duro Canyon Adventure Park