Smoke & Sounds

Welcome to the Smoke & Sounds BBQ Festival site!

Our inaugural BBQ festival and competition is our way of bring the Central Texas BBQ community together to support Austin’s only World Class Drum and Bugle Corps, Genesis.

It’s also a great way to shake off the pandemic and smoke some fantastic foods for our community! There is something for everyone, from great food, craft food booths and live music so join in the fun and be a part of Smoke & Sounds!

Sponsor or Register today!

Benefitting Genesis Drum & Bugle Corps

Genesis Drum & Bugle Corps holds a deep-seated philosophy of Education Through Performance. Our mission is to provide life enriching experiences to our youth through the medium of the marching arts.

Genesis has consistently achieved artistic and performance excellence and is recognized as an exceptional and excellence-driven group. With the inclusion of a leadership curriculum drawing upon top training methodologies used in corporate America, the organization provides educational, cultural, interpersonal, physical and emotional growth necessary for our young people to become leaders. Genesis employs some the most talented design
and instructional professionals in the country, who design programs that over 250 talented performers convey through a powerful, athletic and artistic performance.