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The BBQ World Series is the Perfect Place to Spend Labor Day Weekend

Celebrate Labor Day weekend at the 38th American Royal World Series of Barbecue! This tasty tradition will be held August 31 - September 3 at the Kansas Speedway, and is the largest barbecue competition in the world!

This year, the American Royal World Series is bringing teams together from over ten countries to compete for the title of Open and Invitational Grand Champion! This signature Kansas City event is getting a fresh feel with more public events and activities than ever, including incredible live music, delicious BBQ and local food, and a vendor fair authentic to Kansas City and BBQ enthusiasts. Plus, with a full line up of kid’s activities there’s fun and entertainment for all ages.

Close out your summer the best way Kansas City knows how: with friends, family, great food and drink, and a cloud of smokey aroma rising over the party. The American Royal World Series of Barbecue is the place to be Labor Day weekend. And an unforgettable way to kick off the American Royal season. Mark your calendars, tell your friends, and head to the Speedway!

Step outside of our welcoming and comfortable community at River Trail Apartments in Ogden, Kansas for the day! This event is coming to town on Thursday, and it promises to be a wonderful time!

Event Time/Date:
Thursday, August 31, 2017 – 10:00 AM

Event Venue Location:
Kansas Speedway
400 Speedway Boulevard
Kansas City, Kansas 66111

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