BBQ on the Bow

Canada's oldest KCBS sanctioned BBQ festival

Sept. 3rd & 4th, 2016 @ Montgomery Community Centre

Canadian BBQ Society

BBQ on the Bow Festival 2016
Calgary, Alberta – September 3rd & 4th, 2016

The 24th annual BBQ on the Bow Festival will be held at the Montgomery Community Centre. 5003 16th Avenue NW, Calgary, on September 3rd and 4th, 2016.

Up to $10,000 in cash prizes for Grand Champion, Reserve Champion, Third Overall, Fourth Overall, Individual Categories and Chef’s Choice.

Teams compete for prize money, a chance to cook at the American Royal in Kansas City, and a shot to win a draw to compete at the World Invitational Jack Daniels BBQ Competition in Lynchburg, Tennessee.

What's Hot!
Kansas City 150
Kansas City, Kansas City Here We Come
Kansas City, Kansas City Here We Come

In honour of Canada’s 150th birthday in 2017, a group of Canadian BBQ competitions and societies have joined forces to put together a group of competitors and judges for the 2016 World Series of Barbecue®. It is our hope to…

Lynnwood Ranch Feast & Frolic In Two Weeks
Lynnwood Ranch Feast & Frolic In Two Weeks

Two and a half weeks to buy your tickets for the feast and frolic at Lynnwood Ranch. Over 25 Pitmasters will be making appetizers. BBQ on the Bow will be there.   SOUTHERN BBQ BASH AND COMPETITION Come join us at…

BBQ Cooking Classes
BBQ Cooking Classes

You have seen BBQ shows on TV and you have been practicing at home. Now is your chance to be part of the action! BBQ on the Bow Society will be offering a class to prep new teams to compete…

Alberta Pork

BBQ on the Bow Society Board Members

The goals of the Society are achieved through production of an annual family oriented festival; forming alliances with other not-for-profit organizations, businesses, and community groups for mutual benefit, supporting and promoting the local food community, arts groups, professional musicians, youth performers, restaurants, Alberta producers and local fresh produce farms.


City of Calgary
Montgomery Community Association
Alberta Pork
Pratts Fine Wines, Spirits & Beer
Alberta Turkey Producers
Alberta Beef Producers
Sparks Egg Farms
Alberta Chicken Producers
Barbecues Galore
Access Entertainment
Ranch BBQ
Knife Wear
The Smoker Broker
Local Propeller