Join us for the Ninth Annual Mountain High BBQ Festival & Car Show set in the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina. Franklin, NC will host this two-day event featuring authentic, mouth-watering BBQ, live entertainment, a car show, crafters and tastin’ tent. This event promises to be amazing!

• Over $11,000 in Cash & Awards                                                 
• Official NC State Championship
• There are many ways you can get involved! Be a judge,           
   volunteer, sponsor or competition
• Register to enter your car in the Car Show                         Presenting Sponsor of this year's festival... 



Friday, August 11, 2017
11 am to 8 pm

Saturday, August 12, 2017
10 am to 5 pm

Gate Entrance:  

Friday - 11 am - 3 pm Free Admission
Adults:  $5 after 3 pm on Friday and receive FREE admission on Saturday.
Saturday:  Admission  $5

Children 12 & under:  Free


Location: Wayne Proffitt Agricultural Center
1436 Georgia Road
Franklin, NC 28734

Contact us at Franklin Chamber of Commerce     
425 Porter Street • Franklin, NC 28734
Local: 1-828-524-3161 • Toll Free: 1-888-368-2328
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Official Kansas City Barbeque Society Sanctioned event