Enjoy great food, music and more at the 5th Annual Smokin’ on the REZ BBQ & Music Festival at Old Trace Park in Ridgeland on September 15, 16 & 17, 2017. Kick back and enjoy good times on the beautiful Ross Barnett Reservoir for a weekend of mouth-watering barbecue and live music. 40 teams will compete for bragging rights for the best ‘cue in the South, so be sure to save the date! Make plans now to spend the entire weekend in beautiful Ridgeland, MS along the shores of the Ross Barnett Reservoir. On Saturday the event kicks off at 12:00 noon and the $15 admission ticket to the event includes a plate full of BBQ and yummy sides and entertainment. Food will be available until 7:00 p.m. There is no admission charge for Friday or Sunday for those interested in interacting with team pit masters.
The entertainment line-up begins with the KrackerJacks at 12:00 noon. Jay Herrington and Seth Thomas take the stage from 6:00 until 9:00 p.m.
Several Ridgeland hotels are offering discount room rates for the event; for a complete list and more details on the event, visit The Barnett Reservoir Foundation.