August 25-26 2023

Great BBQ. Local Beer & Wine. Live Music. Great Times.
Downtown Hill City

Tasty BBQ

BBQ from dozens of professional BBQ teams.

Local Wines

Sample a wide variety of area wines.

Craft Beer

Quench your thirst with popular local and national craft beers.

Live Music

Kick back and enjoy live music with your BBQ and beverages.

Delicious BBQ. Refreshing beer and wine. Live music and a great time.

​Visitors to Hill City Wine, Brew & BBQ have the opportunity to mingle with some of the best competition BBQ teams in the region on Elm Street in downtown Hill City. The teams may be busy preparing their entries into the various divisions of the competition or serving their BBQ for the People’s Choice competition.

Stop by the event booth to purchase your beer & wine glass and people’s choice tokens so that you can get in on the action. Expect dozens of regional beers and wines available to wash down the BBQ. There will also be food vendors selling BBQ if you miss the People’s Choice competition. Check back soon for the music schedule.

Mouth-Watering BBQ

Over 24 professional BBQ teams will be competing to win in 5 different categories.
Purchase a wristband for the people’s choice tasting on Saturday.

Check out the Backyard BBQ Competition where amateur cooks will be BBQing their best ribs.

Try a variety of local beers and wines

Purchase an event cup and enjoy open container in designated areas along Main Street.  A variety of beer and wine will be served from several local bars along Main Street.

Great Music

Kick back in the music tent with some BBQ, a cold drink and see live musicians Don Anderson, Brent Morris, Paul Larson, and the Hill City Slickers through the event.

Check out the Event Schedule for performance times.


Wine, Brew & BBQ Tips


Directions & Parking

Hill City Wine, Brew & BBQ takes place in downtown Hill City on Main Street and Elm Street. Street parking is available throughout town and there are two parking lots just south of the High School. 


Hill City Wine, Brew & BBQ is a free event. Drink and BBQ tokens are available for purchase.


BBQ and other food is available at local restaurants and vendors will be on-site. BBQ from the professional teams will be available during the People Choice event on Saturday.

Live Music

Musicians will be performing throughout the event. Check out the schedule to find your favorite artist.

If you have questions about competing or attending Hill City Wine, Brew and BBQ you can email Emily, call 605-390-6137, or message us on Facebook.