More than 250 teams, led by barbecue aficionados, compete in the World's Championship Bar-B-Que Contest
. While most team tents are invitation-only, visitors can enjoy several public venues, including The Garden, Rockin' Bar-B-Que Saloon and the Chuck Wagon.
Plus, the carnival is open, for wild rides and fun games.
The Miller Lite Stage at The Garden features some of the best up-and-coming and established artists in Texas country. The Rockin' Bar-B-Que Saloon also features live and DJ music, and has an outside patio for visitors to enjoy. Inside the saloon is the Chuck Wagon, where visitors can pick up their complimentary sliced beef sandwich with chips and beans.