“BBQ Capital of Texas” & Chili Championship


The first full weekend in June is the “BBQ Capital of Texas” & Chili Championship at the Lockhart City Park, 504 E. City Park Road and it kicks off the festivities for the Chisholm Trail Roundup – Rodeo & Music Festival. This is an IBCA sanctioned event and is limited to the first 100 BBQ Cooking teams to sign-up.

Cookers can start setting up their sites after 5pm on Thursday prior to the cook-off and take part in the festivities all day Friday which includes live music at the main pavilion that evening. A cook’s meeting will be held on Saturday morning at 10am and an awards presentation will be Saturday evening at 5pm.

For more information, application, rules, and map go to: Chisholm Trail Roundup.