Competition Prize Money
Pay Out through 14 Places
in All Four Categories:
Chicken, Ribs, Brisket & Pork Butt
The Murphy USA Smoke on the Square,
October 25 - 26, is in Downtown El Dorado
When the flames begin, music fans, barbecue enthusiasts, foodies and championship barbecue teams will descend upon one the Square in downtown El Dorado for an unparalleled experience.
"Murphy USA Smoke on the Square will bring some of the best barbecue teams on the competition circuit to participate" said Ron Cates, event organizer. "Even though there is $20,000 up for grabs, it's really about more than that; it's about respect among their peers and having a great time with the barbecue community. We're all family."
Certified as a state championship and one of Arkansas' richest contests with a guaranteed purse of $20,000, the KCBS sanctioned, Murphy USA Smoke on the Square offers a People's Choice Pork contest for bragging rights and a Backyard Battle contest. We're spreading the love by paying top five overall and through Fourteen places in all four categories.
Backyard warriors will compete for a $1,000 prize purse with $300 going to the Grand Champion and $150 to the winner in each category, which pays through three places.
$20,000 prize money, 100% certified judges and great amenities that are second to none. To be the best you have to beat the best. Does your team belong?