Welcome to the Smoke & Sounds BBQ Festival

Smoke & Sounds celebrates the tastes and sounds of Austin and the Hill Country.

Live Music, BBQ Competition, family fun, food & drink, and more

Event Update: Smoke & Sounds is on hiatus in 2024 and we hope to be back in 2025 with a reimagine version of our event. We appreciate everyone's support!

Please visit our Non Profit Organization Partners4People for more information on what our events support in our community.

Thank you 2023 Sponsors!

Benefitting Partners4People

Founded in 2022, Partners4People is a non-profit organization 501(c)(3).

Partners4People comes alongside people in our community experiencing homelessness, food insecurity or other challenging life moments to provide grants and support 

Our goal is to raise money through fun community events including our signature event, the Smoke & Sounds BBQ Festival, as well as pursuing grants in our focus areas.

Double Your Donation Today! Does your company have a gift matching program? Check with your HR department to see if your company matches employee gifts. If they do, take advantage of this opportunity to double your contribution today!

Partners4people Tax ID for giving or searching your Employer giving site is: 30-1318693