Saturday, July 30, 2011

Is Your BBQ Competitive?

This September 9-11, Hampton, Virginia will once again welcome an estimated 200,000 fun seekers and festival attendees to the 29th annual Hampton Bay Days.

The free event, will showcase music by national recording artists, an impressive fireworks display, and for the first time ever, the Inaugural Hampton Bay Days BBQ Challenge!

The competition, governed by the rules of the Kansas City Barbeque Society and Hampton Bay Days, will take place on Saturday, September 10. Limited to 25 entries, each team participating will need to submit entries into four categories (to be considered for Grand Champion): beef brisket, pork ribs (loin or spare), pork (shoulder, butt, or picnic), and poultry.

Set up will begin at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, September 9, with the judging to begin at noon on Saturday, September 10. The awards ceremony will take place at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 10.

KCBS Member $250
Non-KCBS Member $275
*Entry fee due by August 31, 2011