Currituck Bulls and BBQ

Update:  NC is currently in Phase 2.5 of Coronavirus recovery – reopening.  Tickets for Currituck Bulls & BBQ will go on sale as soon as the restrictions on mass gatherings are eased. So please stay tuned.  Also, tickets are non-refundable but the tickets will be good for a rescheduled event.

1st Saturday in November

The Currituck County Rural Center (CCRC)
Come out and experience the Annual Currituck BULLS & BBQ, November 7, 2020. Experience the tastes and smells of a real Kansas City Barbeque Society (KCBS) BBQ Competition and People’s Choice BBQ tasting (tickets sales for the People’s Choice will benefit 4-H Backpacks for Kids Currituck). Enjoy LIVE music from a local favorite, Out’n the Cold, all your favorite festival foods provided by local vendors, mechanical bull riding and do some shopping with local artist & crafters at our Anything Goes Craft Market. Before the rodeo begins, see the horse-riding demonstration by Stars & Stripes. Top it all off with a rodeo complete with barrel racing, professional bull riding and an awards ceremony announcing the winners of the KCBS Competition and People’s Choice. Wear your cowboy/cowgirl duds and join us for a great day at the beautiful CCRC.

Out’n the Cold  will provide live entertainment … They are from Elizabeth City N.C. was formed in 1977. Over the past 40 years, the band has thrilled and amazed audiences with incredible harmonies, musical talent beyond reproach, and a humorously visual performance that is matched by no other ensemble.

Anything Goes Craft Market
Anything Goes is a mixture of artist & craft vendors. There will be a variety of products including jewelry, beauty, health and much more.
We are accepting applications for the opportunity to be a vendor at this year’s event. Application deadline is October 5, 2020.
Anything Goes Craft Market_Vendor Exhibitor Form 2020

Timeline of Days Events
12 Noon – Gates Open
1:00 – Welcome
1:15 – 2:30 – Out’n the Cold (Sponsored by MediaOne NA)
3:00 – Rodeo Starts
4:00 – Intermission with KCBS Awards
4:30 – People’s Choice Awards
5:01 – SUNSET
6:00 – Rodeo Over

People’s Choice
12 – 2:30 – Ticket Sales (or until BBQ runs out)
1:30 pm – BBQ Pickup from teams
1:45 – 3:00 – Tasting (or until BBQ runs out)
4:30 – People’s Choice Awards (as mentioned above)
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM (Rodeo Gates Open at 2:00 PM)

Rodeo Tickets
Advanced sale tickets may be purchased until November 6th, by 4:30 PM at the Welcome Center in Moyock. The hours for the Welcome Center are 9am to 5pm – 7 days a week… Or purchase tickets via phone by calling the Moyock Welcome Center at 252.435.2947 with your credit or debit card, tickets then can be picked up the day of the rodeo at “Will Call” beginning at 2:00 PM at the rodeo ticket tent.
***After November 6th, 4:30 PM, tickets will only be available for purchase on November 7th, at the CCRC beginning at 2:00 PM.
$15 – Advanced Adult Ticket (13 and older)
$10 – Advanced Children’s Ticket (6 – 12 years old)
$45 – Advanced Sale Family 4 Pack—2 adults and 2 kids –kids are 12 or younger
$10 – BBQ Judges and Cook Teams (Day of Event)
$20 – Day of event Adult Ticket (13 and older)
$15 – Day of event Children’s Ticket (6 – 12 years old)
$65 – Day of event Family 4 Pack – 2 adults and 2 kids – kids are 12 or younger
Children ages 5 and under are free

Barrell Racing
For information on participating in the rodeo (barrel racing, etc.), please contact Carey McNeill at
Registration will begin, Monday, November 2nd.

Don’t forget to check out the professional barbecue Team’s cook site after the KCBS Competition Turn-In ends at 1:30 PM for a behind the scenes look! The KCBS and People’s Choice BBQ Award Ceremony will kick off at 4:00 PM.

CBB KCBS TEAM Application 2020 Application will be available July 1, 2020. All teams must submit a W9. To download, click here.
KCBS JUDGE REGISTRATION – Click here to register. 
TEAM  REGISTRATION –  Application will be available July 1, 2020. All teams must submit a W9. To download, click here.             

CBB KCBS TEAM Application 2020  

People’s Choice Competition Application      

We would like to Thank our participating Partners:

Silver Partner:                                   Band Partner:





Please contact Kemberly for details or 252-453-9040, Ext.230