Pechanga BBQ Championship is Saturday

Pechanga BBQ ChapionshipAnother great Inland Empire food event landed in our inbox this morning: Pechanga’s second annual BBQ Championship is Saturday (June 22).

Dozens of ‘cuing teams from Washington, Utah, Arizona and all over California will be competing in the event, which will run from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

They’ll be hoping to take home their share of the $20,000 prize in this Kansas City Barbeque Society event, the largest in Southern California.

Admission is just $5, and kids 10 and younger are admitted free. Barbecue tastings and beverages are extra.

Tickets are available in advance online and at the Pechanga box office and will be available at the door.

The event will also feature a wine and beer garden and a live performance from the Clay Colton Band.

For more information, click here.

Pechanga Resort and Casino is at 45000 Pechanga Parkway, Temecula.