Bringing Mexiblack BBQ won the local competition during the first annual Beats, Brew & BBQ festival held Friday and Saturday, June 7-8 in downtown Wagoner.

A total crowd Friday neared 500 and another group of about 200 attended on Saturday and ate great food and listened to music.

The event was also a contest stop for the Kansas City Barbeque Society.

The overall winner was the Clark Crew BBQ. The Clark Crew was second in the chicken category, third in pork ribs, third in pork butt and first in brisket.

John covers news and sports for the Wagoner County American-Tribune. Phone: 918-485-5505