The North Carolina Visitor Center




SprucePine BBQ&Bluegrass


                      2015 Presenting Sponsor

 Spruce Pine BBQ Championship & Bluegrass Festival
Run for the hills and escape the summer heat!

Come chill with the most sizzling BBQ teams in the southeast and the hottest bluegrass in the nation! Join us in the cool Blue Ridge Mountains for the 4th Annual Spruce Pine BBQ Championship & Bluegrass Festival on July 17 & 18, 2015.

The event features a sanctioned professional BBQ competition, live bluegrass, BBQ vendors, championship clogging teams, local craft and food vendors, tasting & judging of competition BBQ, the Spruce Pine Skedaddle 5K and Fun Run, kid’s activities, and much, much more!

2015 brings the Best Bluegrass in the nation – Featuring the LONESOME RIVER BAND, BLUE HIGHWAY, the Snyder Family Band, Buncombe Turnpike, Nu-Blu and MORE!
The Spruce Pine BBQ Championship & Bluegrass Festival is hosted by Spruce Pine Main Street and the Rotary Club of Spruce Pine, and is sanctioned by the Southern BBQ Network.

No pets please and no coolers or backpacks with beverages.

For all the details including Advance Tickets and Reserved Seating check our webpage at:

Friday, July 17, 2015 4pm – 10pm
Saturday, July 18, 2015 10am – 10pm


 Lonesome River Band 

Blue Highway