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Battle Below the Clouds

Come join us at Ruby Falls for our 4th annual Battle Below the Clouds! This amateur barbecue competition benefits Lana's Love Foundation. Twenty teams of amateur grillers and smokers are invited to compete for bragging rights as the best backyard cooks in Chattanooga. Independent judges select the winning teams for Best Pulled Pork, Best Ribs and Grand Champion. Test your grill skills, learn some new tips or just come out and cheer on your favorite team, while enjoying live bluegrass music, BBQ, prizes and giveaways. 

Register Your Team

Dates & Hours

Saturday, August 25th

6am - 5pm, judging begins at 5pm
Competitor Check-In - August 24, 5pm - 7pm

Pricing & Booking

Free for spectators!

This event raises funds to provide fun, year-round activities for kids with pediatric cancer and their families through the Lana's Love Foundation.

Team registration and official rules now available at Lanaslove.com

Battle Below the Clouds Event Highlights Include:

Amateur Teams BBQ Contest Best BBQ Awards Activities for Children Bluegrass Band Prize Drawings BBQ Giveaways

Battle Below the Clouds Event Sponsors Include: