international bbq festival

Barbecue Festival – Why was 2009’s Moon’s Favorite?
It is hard to believe it's time for Owensboro's famous International Barbecue Festival. A week from Friday it opens and all the great barbecue aromas and thick, blinding smoke will waft through downtown. WBKR will be broadcasting from the event on both days. My favorite year was …
MMMM Smell That Bar-B-Q?!
I look forward to this every year and its finally here!!  This weekend in downtown Owensboro it's the International Bar-B-Q Festival with great live entertainment, carnival rides the kids will love, great food, souvenirs, a classic car show, arts & crafts and so much more!  ..…
Road Closings…But This Time for BBQ!
Oh, we're gettin' closer and closer. I can already smell mutton off the pit right now. Yes, I'm delirious. The International Barbecue Festival is set to begin tomorrow. And you know what that means? Well, yeah, good food, it means that. But it also means streets will be closed...
What’s That Smell?

It's almost Bar-B-Q Festival time in downtown Owensboro!!  It's one of the few times of the year someone can ask, "What's that smell?" and you don't mind to tell them!  LOL!  The International Bar-B-Q Festival has been around since way back in 1979.  Not only is it tradition in Owensboro, …