Grills 'n' Grilles ~ 10/13/18

KCBS & Backyard BBQ Competitions

United  Way of Nevada County's 12th annual BBQ Competition and Car Show "Grills  'n' Grilles" is one big event of food, autos, live music and fun. The  event will take place on Oct. 13th, 2018 at Western Gateway Park in Penn Valley,  just minutes from the historic gold towns of Grass Valley and Nevada  City nestled in the Sierra foothills. This is an exciting event for the  entire community and runs in conjunction with the 4th Annual Derek  Sorensen Memorial Disc Golf Tournament. 


  • KCBS BBQ Teams will compete in four meat categories: chicken, pork ribs, pork roast and beef brisket.
  • Backyard BBQ Teams will compete for a People's Choice and Critic's Choice award.

Car Show

Cars of all makes and models will be on display for viewing.  Check out the great cars, learn about disc golf and listen to some great  bands while sampling California's best BBQ, all in an enjoyable  park setting.  More

Derek Sorensen Memorial Disc Golf Tournament

The 4th annual Gold Country Disc Golf Association Derek Sorensen Memorial Tournament will be played before the event.  More

Fun for the whole family!

Have fun and help a great cause!

Live music, food and specialty vendors, a fun kids area, beer and wine and delicious for the entire family!

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