BBQ, Axes & Brew

Notice: The Chili Cookoff has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances. We are working up the detail on this new format for 2023.


Top Team Prizes

1st Place: TBD
2nd Place: TBD
3rd Place: TBD
Best Team Attire: TBD

Bring your 3 or 4 person team to compete in throwing axes and sample some of the finest BBQ this side of Texas! There will also be LIVE MUSIC, beer on tap, wine, and more.  Come hang out with your neighbors, friends and family.  Bring the kids!  We will have supervised activities and games for the youngsters. 

This is also a chance to meet the Castro Valley Rotary Club members and get a preview of the Rowell Ranch Rodeo Park.  Plenty of FREE parking! 

The Castro Valley Rotary Club is also sponsoring the Rowell Ranch Rodeo Parade which starts the following day, Saturday May 13, 2023 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM along Castro Valley Boulevard.  Bring your folding chair, some snacks and be ready for a great time at an old fashioned parade!

This year’s parade theme is Let’s Ride!