Pitmaster Competition

Calling all Pitmasters!
The Barrel Saloon is hosting the 1st Annual Amateur Pitmaster Competition on October 15th 2016 at The Barrel Saloon at 942 Broadway sponsored by Shinerbock beer. We are looking for all you backyard Pitmasters to compete to be the area's Unofficial Champion Pitmaster!

Compete in 4 categories:
• Best BBQ Sauce
• Smoked Brisket
• Smoked Chicken
• Smoked Pork Ribs

Other prizes available for honorable mention categories as well. Best In Show will win a Grand Prize of $500 plus official Pitmaster Gear.

*All participants must use their own equipment and wood.
*Judging will be performed by three local BBQ Chefs.

To register email for entry form. Entry fee is $50.

Country Wild

Join our Summer, Spring and Fall Cornhole League at The Barrel every Tuesday night at 6:30pm and runs for 8-10 weeks. One-time $20 buy-in per team ($10 per person). Email for more information.

  • Two people per team with your own team name.
  • Teams will play 3 games per week & we will keep track of overall points. At the end of the league the top 8 or so teams will advance to the double elimination championship. The winner receives a prize as well as the second place. There is a winners & losers bracket.
  • The first person to get exactly to 21 wins. The teams will report their scores.
  • GoogleDocs will have team standings & team schedules.
  • If you or your teammate cannot make it one week you are allowed to bring a substitute.
  • If your team does not show up one week without informing us, your team will loose 5 overall points.
  • If you are unable to make a week & let us know in advance there will be make-up games.
  • If you make it to every week, at the end of the league your team will receive 10 extra points.

Band Schedule

August 5th – Summer Happy House BBQ featuring Outshyne
August 6th – Grand Central
August 13th – The Schmooze
August 20th – Jet Crash Boys
August 27th – The Schmooze

September 3rd – The Schmooze
September 10th – Guilty Pleasure
September 17th – Lonesome Dove
September 24th – Brad Collins & Country Attitude

October 1st – Stolen Rhoades
October 8th – The Schmooze
October 15th – Skeeter Creek
October 22nd – Bandieokie with The Schmooze
October 29th – Timmy Brown & Black Diamond

Barrelfest 2017 – March 4th
Line Up Announcement & Tickets On Sale January 1, 2017


Tuesdays Cornhole League
Texas Washer League
Wings & Yueng –
10 wings & 16oz can of Yuengling for $10
Country Bingo 7:30pm
Select Drafts $4
Country Wild –
Line Dancing, Mechanical Bull & Country Dance Music
PBRs $1.50
Deep Eddy Drinks $5
Live Music 10pm
$5 Fully Loaded Bloody Marys
$3 Off Select Appetizers
Join us for Happy Hour
3pm to 6pm
$3 Domestic Cans
$5 Well Drinks
$4 Fireball Shots until 10pm