This two-day event is a Kansas City Barbeque Society (KCBS) sanctioned festival. Barbecue teams from all over the country will cook throughout the weekend, hoping to be named Grand Champion.
Alongside crafters, vendors and childrenâ€™s activities, there will also be appearances by Jeff & Mark from the hit television series â€śMoonshiners,â€ť from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. The â€śCruise-Inâ€ť will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. The â€śAntique/Classic Car Showâ€ť will be held all day Saturday. Registration forms are available at the Franklin Chamber of Commerce.
Country music star Clint Black will perform Friday night at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts.Tickets are available at www.greatmountainmusic.com. Present your concert ticket at the BBQ Festival gate and receive free entrance.
Admission is $5 for adults, children 12 and under free. Your festival admission will enter you into the drawing for a Holland Grill valued at $500 sponsored by Holland Grills and Macon Appliance.
www.mountainhighbbqfestival.com or 828.524.3161.