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Bolivar Barbecue Blowout & Music Festival

Championship barbecue returned to Bolivar on October 22-23, 2021!  We enjoyed an awesome weekend of BBQ and music.  Stay tuned here for news on the 2022 Bolivar BBQ Blowout!

2021 Photo Gallery
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Event Organizer: 

Suzanne Rhea

Judge Contact: 

Barbara Anderson

Sponsorship Contact:

Ken Griggs


Event Information

Sponsorship Opportunities

Many sponsorship opportunities are available for the revival of the championship barbecue competition.  Food and music are a powerful combination.  Sponsorship benefits include promotion at a signature event, increased brand awareness,  and having a great time, in a great city, with great people.  For information regarding sponsorship opportunities, please contact Bolivar Main Street Director Ken Griggs at or by phone (731)518-8650.

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