Colonel Sanders birthday celebration at the KY State BBQ Festival


Colonel Bob Thompson, Col. Sanders look-alike and official spokesperson for Kentucky Fried Chicken celebrated his 83rd birthday at the Kentucky State BBQ Festival. Special arrangements were made with the Twisted Sifter to produce a cake for Col. Thompson that would … READ MORE >>

9 Bands Rock 2012 Kentucky State BBQ Festival


Saturday Night Blues Party Highlights a Blues Playin’, Barbecue Eatin’ Weekend! 9 Bands grace the Kentucky State BBQ Festival music lineup for 2012. The new Saturday Night Blues Party highlights the Festival theme of Barbecue, Blues and Beer. Get ready … READ MORE >>

Which Style BBQ Do You Prefer?

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Carolina, Kansas City, Memphis, Texas Style BBQ? All of these fine styles and more have their own armies of fans and lovers. There are other regional styles, too. But in this poll, we are concentrating on the Big 4. Vote … READ MORE >>

Chamber of Commerce to Raffle Big Green Egg

Large Big Green Egg with Nest Raffle at KY State BBQ Festival

The Danville-Boyle County Chamber of Commerce will raffle off a Large Big Green Egg, complete with nest and Big Green Egg charcoal at the 2012 Kentucky State BBQ Festival. Tickets are $5 and proceeds will benefit Danville-Boyle Count Challenge Foundation … READ MORE >>

Press Release 2nd ever Kentucky State BBQ Festival Danville KY

Kentucky State BBQ Festival Smokin’ in September!  Press Release 2nd ever Kentucky State BBQ Festival Danville KY Danville, KY – Kentucky State BBQ Festival Committee and the Heart of Danville (HOD) are pleased to announce the 2012 event date as … READ MORE >>