The Beaumont Chamber Foundation BBQ Cook-Off Festival will be held Saturday, Sept. 13, at the Downtown Event Centre’ on the Great Lawn.

There will also be a Bloody Mary contest, washer board tournament, as well as several vendors showcasing their products. Musicians and a DJ will be on hand for music.

BBQ plates will be sold, and Classic Southeast Texas will have the Kid FIsh Tank on hand for kids to see who will bring home the biggest catch. There will be a $500 cash prize for the winner of the treasure hunt. Clues started Sept. 8.

For more information, contact Tina Marshall at the Greater Beaumont Chamber of Commerce at 838-6581 or email at