2014 marks 21 years of the Colorado BBQ Challenge in Frisco. The event kicks off on Thursday, June 12, with an evening of live music. The BBQ Challenge will run Friday, June 13 from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. and Saturday, June 14 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Approximately 70 BBQers will compete for a variety of awards. Teams compete in a wide range of categories including pork, ribs, chicken, brisket, anything goes, barbecue sauce, side dish, salsa and dessert. Each team competes for the coveted Grand Champion and Reserve Grand Champion titles. You don’t want to miss out on this killer BBQ!
Children also have a chance to participate in the Colorado BBQ Challenge by entering in the Kid’s Q competition in varying age categories. Anything goes in this contest, so kids may prepare whatever they like!
Other BBQ favorites include Chef Demonstrations presented on the Viking Stage; Pig Races; a Whiskey Tour (advance registration required); and a variety of musical entertainment.
Back again for it’s third year is the Bacon Burner 6k. The race will take place Saturday, June 14 at 9:30 a.m. beginning and ending at the Frisco Bay Marina. This fun run is a great way to earn your BBQ!
Check out highlights from previous years at the Colorado BBQ Challenge!