Smoke on the Water BBQ Feast & Competition

Smoke on the Water BBQ Feast & Competition


Saturday, July 15, 2017    
11:00 am - 6:00 pm


Esplanade Park
400 SW 2nd Street, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 33312

Event Type

There’s going to be some SMOKE on the New River!

Join Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale on Saturday, July 15, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. for the 5th annual Smoke on the Water BBQ Feast & Competition. The event is FREE to attend and open to all ages. Enjoy BBQ items starting at only $5, live music, cold beer, and fun activities for the whole family at Smoke on the Water BBQ Feast! Local pitmasters will be competing to become the named the “Smoke on the Water BBQ Feast Champion.”

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This event is open to all ages and FREE to attend.
For those 21+ looking for some special treatment, treat yourself to

  • Yes – children are welcome to the event
  • No – children (including babies) are NOT allowed in VIP
  • Yes – your well-behaved pet is allowed to join you, on a leash
  • Yes – you can bring a lawn chair—it’s a barbecue!
  • No – coolers are not allowed
  • Yes – this event is RAIN or SHINE
  • Yes – there is plenty of parking nearby. (standard parking rates apply)
  • Yes – dancing is allowed—-ENCOURAGED!
  • Yes – you can call us if you have any other questions! (954)468-1541

BBQ Vendors include our returning champion from last year- Georgia Pig BarbecueHickory Sticks BBQ, BPA Catering, FHJ Event Event Planning, Southern Yankee BBQ, Father & Son’s Smoke till You Choke Bar-B-Q, King of Racks BBQ


Thank you to all of our sponsors and vendors for supporting Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale and the 5th annual Smoke on the Water BBQ Feast & Competiton!

JM Lexus, Stephens Distributing, Goose Island, Blue Point, Red Hook, Golden Road, Breakthru Beverage, Finlandia Vodka, College Hunks Hauling Junk, The Original Signman, Sun Trolley, Riverwalk Water Trolley, Big Mouth Girlz, Palm Beach Happening, Weekend Broward, Go Riverwalk Magazine

Riverwalk’s Smoke on the Water BBQ Feast & Competition
July 15, 2017
11am – 6pm
Esplanade Park