Barbecue isn't the only thing that raises money! Charities from across the area sell fixings and raise thousands of dollars every year. Many of these organizations couldn't operate without the money they raise at Barbecue on the River.

Bear-B_Que for Hearts for Babies - $2,200 donated

Flavored Funnel Cakes, Elephant Ears. Grilled Shrimp & Grilled Asparagus

Big Guys Pizza Grill for Hope Clinic of Benton, KY & Campus Crusade for Christ - $500 donated

Grilled Pizza

Cartel - Feeding Creativity for Paducah Art House Alliance - $12,500 donated

Street Tacos

Christian Fellowship School -$5252 donated

Fried Ice Cream

Community Christian Academy - $12,436.40 donated

Dippin Dots & Popcorn

The Copper Kettle  for Welding Skills USA - $700 donated

Smoked Pork Rinds

Cowboy Kettle Corn for Life Community Church Youth - $400 donated             

Kettle Corn

Easy Street So Co Food for Easter Seals of Southern IL - $150 donated

Steak Melt Sandwich & Fried Green Tomato

Paducah Elks Lodge - $5484 donated 

Cajun Corn

Elvis' Place for Mt. Vernon Christian School - $1,088 donated

Onion ring straws, philly nachos, chicken sausage sandwich, cozy dogs, sausage burgers

Generations Adult Day Services - $603.37 donated

Deep Fried Potato Dumplings

Granny's Fried Pies for Hickman County Rescue Squad - $600 donated

Fried Pies

Highland Cumberland Presbyterian Church for Highland Church Cemetery & Scholarship Fund- $7608.08 donated

Chocolate Dipped Key Lime Pie on a Stick

Island Seas Italian Water Ice for The NIA Ministries $800 donated

Italian Water Ice & Cotton Candy

Jenny's Paradise Snow for Lone Oak Ball Field - $400 donated

Shaved Ice

JJ's Wings and Things for Bikers for Christ

Gyros, Chicago Polish Sausage

Journey Church for Boy Scouts of America - Troop 21 - $5,000 donated

Cheesecake on a stick

Kiwanis Club of South Paducah$4,992.50 donated

Funnel Cakes

Mellow Mushroom for Broadway United Methodist Church$471.40 donated


Metro Mini Donuts for Great Commission Ministry - $3,000 donated

Mini Donuts

Muddea's Soul Food & BBQ for Habitat for Humanity - $500 donated

Wings & Waffles, Chess & Sweet Potato Pie, Fried Catfish

New Hope CP Church - $6,046 donated

Fried Dill Pickle Slices & Chocolate Dipped Frozen Bananas

Nut Haus for Paducah Day Nursery - $500 donated

Pineapple Mania, Almonds, Pecans, Fried PB&J's

The Paducah Sun & Chick-Fil-A for Newspapers in Education - $859.38 donated

Sweet and Unsweetened Iced Tea

Patti's for Helping Hans of Livingston County - $1,924.91 donated

Pulled Pork Sandwiches, Sauteed Vegetables, Turkey Legs & Mini Pies

Papa D's for St Leo's Catholic Church - $1,000 donated

Walking tacos, pumpkin, chocolate and caramel funnel cakes

Phillips Concessions for Family Service Society - $2,200 donated

Philly Steak, Bratwurst, Polish and Italian Sausage, Ribbon Fries, Corn Dogs

Purple Toad Winery for St. Mary Schools and Missing Bella - $4,000 donated

Local Wines

R & L Concessions for Union County Happy Place - $650 donated

Bloomin Onion, Fried Cheesecake Bites, Cheese Sticks, Fried Green Tomatoes, Chicken Fries

Rosary Chapel - $961 donated

Deep Fried Veggies

The Southern Spread for W. C. Young Community Center - $5,500 donated

Loaded Baked Potato, Cheesecake Stuffed Apples, Candy Apples

Starfish Orphan Ministry - $6556.50

Strawberry Shortcakes, Brownies, Cookies & Cupcakes

Touch of Home Catering for Beyond the Walls Ministry - $650 donated

Apple Pie Fries

WKYQ for The Lighthouse -  $15,312 donated

Deep Fried Twinkies & Oreos

Woodlawn CP Church - $11,848.95 donated

Hot Fudge Cakes

Zoomer, Inc. for Paducah Day Nursery - $500 donated

Roasted Nuts and Deep Fried PB & J's