Prizes
Over $10,000 in PRIZES
$3,000 GRAND CHAMPION
$2,000 RESERVE CHAMPION
PAYOUTS THRU 10TH PLACE OVERALL 

Cash prizes will be paid to winners as shown below. The TN River BBQ Battle & Music Festival is required to file a 1099 with the IRS for the 2021 tax year for any team receiving more than $600. Upon check in, each team will complete at W-9 form, as checks will be made out to the Pitmaster and tax ID you specified on the W-9 Form.

2021 TN River BBQ Battle Payout Schedule
Grand Champion $3,000
Reserved Champion $2,000
3rd Overall $1,000
4th Overall $500
5th Overall $400
6th Overall $300
7th Overall $200
8th Overall $150
9th Overall $125
10th Overall $100
 

 

Individual Categories –

Brisket, Pork, Ribs & Chicken

1st Place $500
2nd Place $400
3rd Place $300
4th Place $200
5th Place $100
6th Place* $75
7th Place* $60
8th Place* $50
9th Place* $40
10th Place* $30
*Depending on number of entries