The BBQ Cook-off at the Wild Wild West Fest is an IBCA Sanctioned State Championship Cook-off where entrants will compete for over $15,000 in cash and prizes. Entry categories include brisket, chicken, and ribs.
The Kids Q is a parent-supervised contest where kids aged 17 and under compete to produce the best pork chops. Kids, along with their parents will register at the sign up tent by Friday at 5 p.m. After registration, the entrants have until 7:30 p.m. to return their finished product to the tent. Awards will be announced Saturday in association with the BBQ Cook-off Awards ceremony.
Howdy to all Chuck Wagon Crews and a big welcome from the Andrews Chamber of Commerce!
We are gearing up for our annual chuck wagon cook off and are more than excited that you are interested in joining us! This event will be held the third weekend of April in conjunction with our Wild, Wild West Fest which features a BBQ cook-off, a carnival, live music, Bag a Boar, Cow Patty Bingo and much, much more. The festival will take place on April 17 & 18 in Andrews, TX and all activities will take place at ACE Arena located east of town on Highway 176.
NO entry fee, show up money of $100 per wagon plus complimentary 1 hotel room for 2 night stay (must request when submitting entry. Pre-register by March 18). Mail your form to Andrews Chamber of Commerce, 700 W. Broadway, Andrews, TX 79714. The event is limited to 15 wagons. Deadline for entries is April 1, 2020. All entries must stay through Sunday.
Entrants will be sent information on lodging and directions to the event.
We hope you can attend this chuck wagon cook off and help make it asuccess. Can’t wait to see you in Andrews!
The ACWA encourages participants to preserve this important part of American History through educational and competitive events that involve setting up camp, cooking using authentic Old Western tools and showing their restored or replicated chuck wagons. The Chuck Wagon cook-off promises to bring to life a part of American at this year’s Wild, Wild West Fest.