The Big Bend BBQ
June 21-22

Festival Days & Times

Friday, June 21, 4-9pm
Saturday, June 22, 11am-9pm

At Alpenglow Park

Join us this summer at Alpenglow Park!


Free to attend. Bring your lawn chair and blankets to relax, digest, and enjoy the music!

Remember — outside food and beverages are prohibited and purchase will be required for BBQ tastings from vendors.

BBQ Showcase

Hold onto your napkins because The Big Bend BBQ is bringing the heat with an eclectic lineup of BBQ offerings.

Get ready to embark on a tour of tastes and traditions that make barbeque the heart and soul of culinary culture. From the smoky flavors of Texas brisket to the spicy kick of Korean BBQ, our festival is a haven for those who dream in smoke and savor in sauce.

Stay tuned for the full lineup of our BBQ offerings!

Are you a BBQ-style restaurant vendor ready to set the festival ablaze with your mouthwatering BBQ samples? This is your moment to shine and showcase your culinary creations to a crowd that appreciates the art of barbeque. Join us at The Big Bend BBQ by securing your booth space today!

Tasting options available from local and regional restaurants offering their take on the BBQ tradition!

🔥 Our 2024 BBQ Masters 🔥

Big Foot Barbecue

Northwest Wing Shop

Aguirre’s Tacos

Sisters Meat & Smokehouse


Fred Sauce

Cobra Dogs

Rolling Smoke BBQ Co

Other Bites and Eats

Oregon Inspired Beignets 

Tacos, Burritos, Quesadillas, Tortas, Tostadas, Nachos, drinks and chips 

Specialty fresh squeezed lemonades & limeades that can be customized with the addition of any of our 100% fruit flavors like strawberry, cherry, blueberry, peach, marionberry, and passionfruit.

Live Music

Friday's Music Lineup

Saturday's Music Lineup

Family Fun

Play Area

Bounce houses, slides and more fun!

Pet Adoption

Brought to you by Street Dog Hero

Splash Pad with Mermaid

Cool off and hang out with our magical mermaid friend

Beer, Wine & More

We will have several brands and varieties of beer on tap as well as options for wine and cocktails!

Aplenglow Park

This 37-acre park is in one of Bend’s rapidly growing areas includes an open lawn area, bouldering, playground, seasonal sprayground, event pavilion, off-leash area for dogs, future demonstration garden, and several accessible trails and multi-use pathways.


Aplenglow Park is located on 15th Street by Caldera High School.

The Outdoor Marketplace

The Outdoor Marketplace will highlight local businesses that specialize in bringing fun and a sense of adventure into our daily lives including RV & motorcycle, camping, climbing, metal arts, survival, axe throwing, hunting & fishing, meat packing, and hot sauces just to name a few.

Presenting Sponsor

Chevrolet of Bend

Thanks to all of our sponsors!

Combined Communications
101 North
National Solar
Western Beverage
Republic Services
Crater Lake Spirits
News Channel 21
Source Weekly