The 2021 Festival will not take place due to COVID

We look forward to seeing you in 2022!

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Sharing hope and changing lives one child at a time.

The "Cooking for the Kids" Broyhill Home Barbecue Festival brings the community together for a day of family fun and some of the best original recipe barbecue cooking you'll find anywhere! The annual event is hosted at Baptist Children's Homes' Broyhill Home campus in the mountains of Clyde.


The day includes live gospel music, car, truck, tractor and motorcycle show, 5K road race, a 3-D target bow shoot, crafts, vendors and more. The highlight is is the BBQ Cook-off where teams from across the area fix their original recipes for everyone to enjoy.


Admission to the festival is FREE. Meal tickets are available

for children and adults at a small price. All proceeds from

the festival benefit the boys and girls living at Broyhill.

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Broyhill Home is one of 22 locations operated by Baptist Children's Homes of North Carolina (BCH).

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Saturday, May 9 from 10:00 am to 2 pm


Broyhill Children's Home

111 Sneed Drive, Clyde, NC

Schedule of events:

8:00 AM - Road Race check-in/late reg.

9:15 AM - 5K Road Race begins

10:00 AM - Car/Motorcycle Show Opens

11:00 -1:30 PM - Live Gospel Music

11:30 AM - BBQ Available

1:30 PM - BBQ Awards

2:00 PM - Festivities Wrap Up

Don't miss the chance to compete in the BBQ Cook-Off! Download your packet to learn more!


One of the best 3D Bow Shoot courses in NC! Our competion is open to everyone. Course opens Friday.

Download your packet to learn more!

Coming Soon

Help our children by showing your vintage or custom cars, trucks, tractors and motorcycles. Download your packet to learn more!

- 5k ROAD RACE - 

We are hosting the second Broyhill BBQ 5K Road Race! The race begins at 9:15am and will be a fun and exciting event that seeks to incorporate fitness and fun for a worthy cause. The proceeds from the race will benefit the children living in the Broyhill Baptist Children's Homes. Check-in and late registration will take place at 8:00 am.

Early registration through 4/29/2019 is $20 and will include a T-shirts and drawstring backpack. Late registration after 4/30/2019 will be $25 (T-shirts and backpacks for those registering after 4/30/19 will be limited - no guarantee). 

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