10th Annual Smoke on the Plains Derby BBQ & Music Festival

Thu & Fri 6-10p; Sat 9a-3p & 6-10p , June 11, 2020 – June 13, 2020 | High Park

NOTE:
The 2020 Smoke on the Plains Derby BBQ & Music Fest has been cancelled due to concerns regarding COVID-19. Plan to join us for the 10th Annual Smoke on the Plains Derby BBQ & Music Fest June 10, 11 and 12, 2021. – City of Derby

The Smoke on the Plains Derby BBQ & Music Fest returns to High Park for 2020. This year is the 10th anniversary of the festival and will include a carnival, live music, food trucks, adult beverages, the 2nd Annual Steak Contest, Backyard BBQ Cookoff, People’s Choice Contest, beer garden, kids inflatables, face painters, caricature artist, Princess Pros Entertainment, a Kids Corner and so much more!

Tasting kits are only $5 for eight, 1 oz. samples of competition pulled pork.

June 11 – 6-10p
Carnival Kick-off – Northwest parking lot

June 12 – 6-10p
Live music, food trucks, adult beverages and a carnival. Purchase an all-you-can-ride wrist band for $25 or $3 tickets (good for one ride).
SCA sanctioned steak competition.

June 13 – 9a-3p & 6-10p
Saturday’s event will feature the KCBS (Kansas City BBQ Society) Cook-off, Backyard BBQ Cook-off, People’s Choice Contest, food trucks and the Derby Noon Lions Club Beer Garden. Kids can enjoy inflatables, face painters, caricature artist, Princess Pros Entertainment, 9 Square and more in the Kids Corner.

Live music featured on the mainstage – 11a-2p followed by evening performances starting at 6p. The Derby Lions club Beer & Beverage Garden and Shaken or Stirred will be open.

Carnival – Open noon-5p & 6-10p; $25 wristbands available for each session.

People’s Choice Contest – 1-3p – tasting kits are $5 and you receive eight, 1 oz. samples of competition quality pulled pork.

Admission:
Free; Tasting kits $5 each

Times:
Thu & Fri 6-10p; Sat 9a-3p & 6-10p