The BBQ, Blues & Whiskey Festival returns to the Deschutes County Expo Center

Festival Days & Times

Friday, June 2, 4-10pm
Saturday, June 3, 11am-10pm

The BBQ, Blues & Whiskey Festival returns to the Deschutes County Expo Center this June!

NEW FOR 2023!

Ramsay's Dram Academy of Whiskey
Friday & Saturday

Splash into a plethora of flavors with spirts and craft beer expert Stuart Ramsay. Click to learn more

Cornhole Tourney
Saturday at Noon

Support Boys & Girls Club of Bend with this fundraising cornhole competition. Prizes for top teams. Two brackets of round robin competition. Register today!

Blazin Hot Wing Challenge

Bite till you drop. Participants will get to sample up to 7 levels of spiced wings hosted by Wonderland Chicken Co. The last one standing will take home the first ever BBQ hot wing trophy! $30 entry fee. Register now!

BBQ & Brews


BBQ Bites

Highlighting the best of traditional and new flavors of BBQ. Check out what's on the menu this year.

'Bar'B Que Saloon

Featuring favorites from regional and local breweries. Check out the what's on tap this year!


Whiskey tastings round out the trio of delicious offerings at this summer festival.

Join us at the all new Central Oregon BBQ, Brews & Whiskey Festival! Along with delicious food and drink offerings, the event will feature the Outdoor Adventure Marketplace and Business Showcase.

We are seeking local businesses for the Outdoor Adventure Marketplace that specialize in bringing a sense of adventure to our daily lives, whether it be in your backyard or in the outback! The Business Showcase also provides an opportunity for local professional businesses and non-profits to inform and educate event-goers about what makes your product or service unique.

Title Sponsor


Presenting Sponsor

Windermere Real Estate

Thanks to all of our sponsors!

Source Weekly
Combined Communications
Crater Lake Spirits
Oregon Health Insurance Marketplace
Republic Services
Western Beverage
101 North
Chevrolet of Bend
News Channel 21
Leaf Guard
National Solar