Chillin' & Grillin' in the Glades - Cancelled Covid-19309 E Main St, Wise, VA 24293
Chillin’ and Grillin’ In The Glades is a weekend BBQ & Music Festival featuring a professional Kansas City Barbecue Society (KCBS) sanctioned contest to crown the Virginia State BBQ Champion AND a Steak Cookoff Association (SCA) sanctioned Steak Contest.
Chillin’ and Grillin’ In The Glades has something for everyone to enjoy. There are activities that are focused on children in the Kid’s Corner like face painting, carnival games, and fire truck rides. There is a Cornhole Tournament and a food court stocked with regular festival fair and, of course, plenty of barbecue! And for those adults who are over 21 and over, who care to enjoy an adult beverage, enjoy the beer garden while enjoying your BBQ.
People who enjoy outdoor concerts will really love the Big Glades venue in downtown Wise, Virginia! The Town of Wise sponsors one of the regions best music festivals, with entertainment ranging from Southern Rock, Rhythm and Blues, and everything in between.
If Barbecue is your passion, this is the event for you!!! Up to 30 Professional teams from all over the United States will be showcasing their particular brand of BBQ and their culinary skills in downtown Wise, Virginia as they compete for $7500 in prize money and the prestigious title of Virginia State Champion! Winning this event gives you a chance to compete in the Jack Daniels World Invitational BBQ Championship and the American Royal, two of the premiere BBQ Contests in the world!.