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Friday, May 27th and Saturday May 28th

Did Texas BBQ just get better? Find out as KAT Country 102 brings you the Taste of Country BBQ Nationals at the Westgate Mall in Amarillo. EAT amazing BBQ and check out the competition as the BEST regional BBQ pit masters and their teams compete for $12,500 in prizes. The 2-day festival serves up fun for the whole family including a Kids Zone, music from great local bands, a beer garden and of course West Texas' tasty BBQ .

Friday Night Kick-Off CONCERT

Gates Open at 4pm

Vendor Area

Beer Garden

Live Music on the Party Stop Stage

All Ages Show

Headliner: Eli Young Band


Family Fun Event for All Ages

Gates open at 9am

KCBS BBQ Competition over $12,500 in prize money

Vendor Area

Beer Garden

Kids Zone-Bouncers, games and activities for the kids

Live Music from the Party Stop Stage

Casey Berry
Johnny Cash Tribute – Walkin’ the Line
Tommy Gallagher Band
Josh Paulson
Flying Elbows


Tickets available at any Pak-A-Sak store in the Texas Panhandle or Online Here .

Get your Friday/Saturday Combo ticket for $15.00

Prices go up days of event

Buy Early and Save, Children 12 and under FREE with a Ticketed adult.

BBQ Information

Westgate Mall - 7701 W Interstate 40

Amarillo, TX

May 27 & 28 2011

Sanctioned by KCBS

$12,500 in prize money!!! Plus trophies!

Please contact Arlie Bragg (615-758-8749) or


The Ambassador Hotel
3100 I-40 West
Amarillo, TX 79102
(806) 358-6161
Toll Free: 800-817-0521

Mention the Taste of Country BBQ Nationals when Booking and get a $89 per night rate.
Rooms Must Be Booked by calling