All American BBQ Throw-Down, Aug 15

Blues music, Brews, and Barbeque? This is going to be fun.

The fifth annual Blues, Brews & BBQ is back in town this Friday and Saturday. Do you have what it takes to compete for the title of BBQ Champion?

Even if you aren't in the competitive spirit, there is so much to partake in this weekend. Located at the newly renovated Thomas H. Brown Central City Park at 1901 N. Carlson, this event is FREE.

Opening at 5:30 p.m. on Friday and 11:00 a.m., both nights end at 10:00 p.m.

Trade in dollars for Blues Bucks, which can be used to purchased all that delicious food and cold brew. The music lineup is listed below:

6:00 p.m. - Dirty Basement Blues
8:00 p.m. - Randy Brock Group

12:00 p.m. - Front Street Blues
2:00 p.m. - Alligators
4:00 p.m. - Broken Arrow
6:00 p.m. - Boa Constrictors
8:00 p.m. - The Soul Man with the Paradise Band.

Anyone interested in competing for bragging rights in the All American BBQ Throw-Down can find the rules here.

We have Chef Tony and Mayor William R. Wild in studio to promote the competition with a little cooking of their own. Check out the segment above. Ingredients listed below: