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Ozarks BBQ Fest 2023

June 9, 2023 - June 10, 2023

The event will have an exciting festival design that will be located in the beautiful North Woods area of the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds and Campground.
The Ozark Empire Fair Foundation proudly announces the Ozarks BBQ Fest June 9 & 10 at the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds.
Held at Ozark Empire Fairgrounds located at 3001 North Grant Avenue, Springfield, MO. Enter through Gate 2 located on Norton Road.
Ticket pricing is $10 in advance (not available after midnight April 21st) at www.ozarkbbqfest.com or $15 at the gate – per person, per day. Kids 6 and under are Free.
BBQ Samples Both days – Friday 5pm till 8pm / Saturday 1pm till 8pm or we run out.
Parking is $5 per vehicle.
This is a Rain or Shine event.
The stage, vendors and food & drinks to purchase are under an open air pavilion out of inclement weather.
Schedule of events for Ozarks BBQ Fest
Friday – June 9th:
5:00pm – Event opens to the public – BBQ Sampling starts
6:00pm – The Grasshopper Unit: A Beastie Boys Tribute
8:00pm – Red Light Runner
9:30pm – Backyard Griller Awards
Saturday – June 10th:
11am – Event opens to the public
1pm – BBQ Sampling starts
11am – Turner Hunter Electric
1pm – Bad Mojo
4:30 KCBS Awards
This is a Rain or Shine event. You are welcome to bring your own chairs to sit in, NO outside food, drinks or coolers allowed. No pets, service animals only.


June 9, 2023
June 10, 2023
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Ozark Empire Fair
3001 N Grant Ave
Springfield, Missouri 65803 United States
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(417) 833-2660
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