Smoke on the Plains Derby BBQ & Music Fest 

2020 Date: June 11, 12 & 13 - High Park, 2801 E. James St.


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The 10th Annual Smoke on the Plains Derby BBQ & Music Fest is set for June 11, 12 and 13, 2020 at scenic High Park, located on the east side of Derby. This free, fun and family-friendly event is Derby's largest event. We appreciate the support of the community and our sponsors in making this event possible. 

June 11

Carnival Kick-off
6-10 p.m.
Northwest parking lot

June 12

6-10 p.m.
Join us for a live music, food trucks, adult beverages and a carnival. Purchase an all-you-can-ride wrist band for $25 or $3 tickets (good for one ride).

The 2nd Annual Steak Contest is open to the public (limit of 30 entries).

June 13

9 a.m. to 3 p.m. & 6-10 p.m.
Saturday's event will feature the KCBS (Kansas City BBQ Society) Cook-off, Backyard BBQ Cook-off, People's Choice Contest, food trucks and the Derby Noon Lions Club Beer Garden. Kids can enjoy inflatables, face painters, caricature artist, Princess Pros Entertainment, 9 Square and more in the Kids Corner.

The Mainstage will feature live music from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. followed by an evening performances starting at 6 p.m. The Derby Lions club Beer & Beverage Garden and Shaken or Stirred will be open. 

The carnival will be open from noon-5 p.m. and 6-10 p.m. with $25 wristbands available for each session.

The People's Choice Contest will take place on Saturday from 1-3 p.m.
Tasting kits are $5 and you receive eight, 1 oz. samples of competition quality pulled pork. 

Proceeds from this event benefit the McConnell Air Force Base Airman and Family Readiness Center. 

Thank you to our 2019 Sponsors

Event Organizer
Derby Logo
Mainstage Sponsor
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Kids Corner Sponsor 

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               Military Meal Sponsor                            Backyard Competition Sponsor
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 Steak Competition Sponsor


People's Choice Sponsors 

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Team Breakfast Sponsor 

T-Shirt Sponsor

 BBQ Supporters
Credit Union of America 

 K and S Liquor
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