The Clay County Economic Development Council will host BBQ Battle at iWerx, 7001 N Locust St., Gladstone, from 5 to 7 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 5.
The event will feature a barbecue tasting contest, games, music and beverages. It will also provide an opportunity to tour the new EDC offices, which are located in Gladstone iWerx.
Tickets to the event will be $20 per person, which includes barbecue, sides and a beverage. Sponsorships are also available.