March 24-25, 2023, Downtown Gilmer – The 3rd annual Risk It for the Brisket Cook off featured a free live concert sponsored by the Credit Union of Texas, an Outlaw BBQ association sanctioned BBQ competition, vendors, food trucks, corn hole tournament, axe throwing competition, corn eating contest, and more!

Planning for the 2024 Risk It for the Brisket is underway! Volunteer for our biggest event of the year!

The 2023 Risk It for the Brisket Included:

  • Vendor Fair
  • Axe throwing competition
  • Beer garden
  • Corn cob eating competition
  • Free kids’ zone
  • Kids BBQ competition
  • Outlaw BBQ competition
  • Free concert