9-10 NOV – Showdown in the Showground

Event Details
Venue/Address: Hawkesbury Showground – 40 Racecourse Rd, Clarendon
Date/s: 9th-10th November – 10am-8pm

The beautiful Hawkesbury District is home to Showdown in the Showground – a whole weekend of family fun and BBQs! The Hawkesbury Showground will be a buzz with families and meat lovers enjoying the city’s best smoked bites, beers and live entertainment.

Scott McCoy of BlackBear BBQ said the intention is to offer a family friendly event that people of all ages can enjoy; “We’re all locals to this area and we understand that it can be hard to find entertainment the whole family can enjoy. We wanted to give back to the community and organise this event’.

What can you experience at the event?
– FREE kids rides
– Food stalls – sample Black Bear BBQ, Smokin Hot & Saucy, Brazilian Flame BBQ, Fired Up BBQ and more..
– Motocross Stunt shows – Aussie FMX (3 shows per day)
– IWA Wrestling (3 shows per day)
– Helicopter rides
– Car Show with over 50 cars
– Live Music
– Eating competitions (Saturday only)
– Free onsite parking

Although eating delicious barbecued meats is a treat in itself, if you’re looking to be truly entertained, the 2019 Natural Wood Co. Invitational BBQ Competition – the richest BBQ competition in Australia – is for you. The competition sees 30 of the top Australian barbecue teams along with 20 top teams from around the world grill, roast and smoke, in a bid to win a share in $50,000 in cash, prizes and trophies.

Above and beyond the major BBQ contest, the event will be complemented by a State Butchery Challenge, Kid’s BBQ Contest and Steak Cooking Competition.

Child Single Day Admission (3-15 years) – $11.75
Children under 3 – FREE
Adult Single Day Admission (16+ years) – $27.55
Family Pass Single Day Admission – $65.30 (2 x Adult, 2 x Child)
Weekend Passess Available
Note: Tickets at the gate will be higher prices