2023 Smoke On The Rail

Entry Deadline: July 28, 2023
Categories: BBQ Competitions
2023 Smoke On The Rail
Venue / Location

1 Playground Alley
New Freedom, PA 17349

General Information

Competition – July 29-30, 2023

This is a State Championship and a New Contest.

New Freedom Borough and Northern Central Railway welcome Smoke on the Rail BBQ Festival, a Kansas City Barbeque Society State Championship paired with a community festival in the heart of New Freedom.

Backyard and Master Series teams will fill Marge Goodfellow Park during the last weekend of July and test their pitmaster skills to find out who prepares the best chicken, ribs, pork, and brisket.

Entry Fees

Per Entry Fee – $300.00 (Master Series) Day 1 Only
Per Entry Fee – $150.00 (Backyard Series) Day 1 Only