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 Comp 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, Butts, 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

 

Celebrate Real Pork Category
1st Place $450
2nd Place $225
3rd Place $150
4th Place $100
5th Place $75
 
Pork Kids’ Que
1st Place Older $50
2nd Place Older $25
1st Place Younger $50
2nd Place  Younger $25