Memorial Day Weekend

May 24th – 25th, 2024
In Boulder City, Nevada

Free Admission!

Welcome to the 21st Annual Best Dam Barbecue Challenge!


A Professional Barbecue Competition and Family-Fun Event

Proudly Presented by the Rotary Club of Boulder City ~ Admission is Free

About Our Event

Join us for the Best Dam Barbecue Challenge, where our guests spend countless, fun-filled hours is historic Bicentennial Park, enjoying a wide variety of family-friendly activities, live entertainment, shopping and great barbecue!
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Pro Team Information

Teams…get yourselves ready to try to smoke out your competition as up to 41 professional barbecue teams from Nevada, California, Arizona, and other neighboring states, each competing for their share of $12,000 in cash prizes!
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Sponsor Opportunities

Consider becoming a sponsor of the Best Dam Barbecue Challenge through one of several levels of sponsorship. This event is the primary fundraiser for the Rotary Club of Boulder City, a 501(c)(4) organization since 1937.
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Vendor Opportunities

We will once again have a variety of vendor opportunities at the Best Dam Barbecue. From competition teams who wish to vend their barbeuce to our guests and festival food vendors to Marketplace vendors offering a limitless selection of products!
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