BBQ teams in front of Hotel

About The Event

Coming up on the 8th year, BBQ, Blues & Brews on the Bay has grown to be one of The Mill’s most well attended signature events. Get ready for 3 days of lip-smackin' BBQ, incredible brews and smokin' hot tunes. May 24 - May 26, 2019.


Finger lickin’ good barbecue, hand-crafted beers and smokin’ hot tunes at the BBQ, Blues & Brews on the Bay, Memorial Day Weekend. Whether you’re a grill master or just love to eat great barbecue, this event is for you. BBQ, Blues & Brews on the Bay, May 24th through the 26th, 2019 at The Mill Casino • Hotel & RV Park.


Brew Sampling: Enjoy samples from 30 breweries who will be set up to offer samples of their choice brew in the brew tent. For a $15 donation guests can purchase a sample card and have one sample of each beer. Sample cards are only good on day of purchase. You can also vote for the People’s Choice Best Brew. A panel of judges have been chosen to select the best Ales, IPA, Cider and Lagers.
A judging pannel score card for BBQ event


Judging Class: On Friday, May 24, 2019 from 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm, you have the opportunity to become a certified BBQ judge. The fee is $100 for non-KCBS members and $75 for current KCBS members. Registration also includes a 1 year membership to KCBS. Pre-registration is required. How the Judging Works The competitors will be cooking all Saturday night. Starting at 12:00 p.m. on Sunday, they will begin turning in their products. KCBS has strict requirements about how all of the meats shall be prepared and turned in. The four standard categories are: Chicken, Pork Ribs, Pork and Beef Brisket; and we've added our own special category, Mac N’ Cheese.


Accommodations: To book a hotel room or RV space during the BBQ, Blues & Brews on the Bay event, … Read More



We have an all star line up for the 2019 BBQ, Blues, and Brews.  Check out the competitors and see past winners!  


On Sunday at 4:00 p.m. in the Event Tent, we will be awarding over $13,500 in prize money! The competition … Read More