Frequently Asked Questions


How much will tickets cost?

$15.00 if purchased in advance ; $20.00 at the gate. Kids 10 and under are free! Ticket proceeds will directly benefit the Rotary Club of Waukee and Major's Army. 

Will I be able to sample the BBQ meats?

Yes! Each BBQ Contestant will have a portion saved for you to sample. In addition, a few BBQ contestants will serve full meals for purchase. 

What happens if it rains?

The event will go on, rain or shine! In the event of a abnormal rain, information will be sent out to all ticket buyers and put on social media.  

How do I sign up for the BBQ Competition?

Great question! Sign-ups are now open and must be submitted by August 24th. $100 entry fee and applications can be e-mailed to To find the sign-up forms, see below. 

BBQ Competition Forms

Are tickets refundable?

No, tickets are non-refundable.