Smoke on the Water BBQ Competition, PC: Aaron Asbury

Smoke on the Water BBQ Competition

Feb 3, 2017 - Feb 4, 2017
6:00 pm - 5:30 pm

The Annual Budweiser Smoke on the Water BBQ Competition is hosted each February and is Florida BBQ Association's State Championship. Funds raised benefit the Citrus Center Boys & Girls Clubs of Winter Haven, Lake Wales and Haines City. More than 80 teams from across the country will compete for the Florida State Grand Champion title. Unique entertainment includes a Cypress Water Sports Ski Show on beautiful Lake Cannon.

Come for BBQ on Saturday, February 4th. The festivities kick off at 10:00 a.m. with the national anthem and an aerial flyover. Awards for the best chicken, ribs, pork, brisket and sauce will be announced at 5:30 p.m. Can’t wait? Start the party on Friday, February 3rd during the event's sponsor Beach Party. It's open to the public at 6:00 p.m. for a $10 donation. Cash bar, live music, fireworks and more!

Funds raised will benefit the Citrus Center Boys & Girls Clubs of Winter Haven, Lake Wales and Haines City.

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