The Great American Bash (1985) took place on July 6, 1985 at the American Legion Memorial Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Jimmy Valiant wrestled Paul Jones in a Dog Collar match
Manny Fernandez, Sam Houston and Buzz Tyler wrestled Billy Graham, Konga the Barbarian and Abdullah the Butcher (with Paul Jones)
Ron Bass (with James J. Dillon) fought Buddy Landel.
Ole and Arn Anderson grappled with Buzz Sawyer and Dick Slater to retain the NWA National Tag Team Championship
NWA World Tag Team Champions Krusher Khruschev and Ivan Koloff fought AWA World Tag Team Champions The Road Warriors (Hawk and Animal) (with Paul Ellering).
Magnum T.A. wrestled Kamala (with Skandor Akbar) for the NWA United States Championship
Ric Flair wrestled Nikita Koloff (with Ivan Koloff) with (David Crockett as special referee) for the NWA World Heavyweight Championship
Dusty Rhodes wrestled Tully Blanchard (with Baby Doll) in a Steel cage match for the NWA World Television Championship