Kittitas County Community Events Calendar
GET READY FOR BARBEQUE!
National competitors take on local barbeque masters for a $10,000 grand prize-the largest purse in the Northwest-at the 5th Annual Tree Top Skewered Apple Barbeque Championship.
Saturday, September 6th, 4 pm to 11 pm
Sunday, September 7th, 11 am to 6 pm
Enjoy the competitive environment of a national BBQ championship, with food demos, activities, live entertainment, food vendors, beer and wine.
Kick-off events begin Saturday night with a barbeque exhibition round and music by Navid Eliot, Shoot Jake, and headliner, Whiskey Syndicate.
The championship heats up on Sunday with teams preparing pork butt, brisket, chicken and ribs. Musical talent continues throughout the day with The Common Deer, Village and Short Bus Bobby. The event wraps up with the final award ceremony at 5 p.m. and prizes totaling over $25,000!
One Day- $10
Weekend pass- $15
Children under 5 free
Proceeds benefit the Children's Under Ground at Yakima Valley Museum