New England BBQ championships set for Sept.
January 26, 2015 - bbq set
The banks of a Connecticut River in Hartford will play horde to a grill foe for 2,000 people on Labor Day weekend, organizers announced.
Riverfront Recapture — a nonprofit that manages 4 riverfront parks and organizes a renouned annual Riverfest — has teamed adult with Bear’s Smokehouse to horde a New England BBQ Championships.
There will be $20,000 in esteem income for a winning grill teams, with a initial esteem leader going to inhabitant championships in Florida a following month to contest for $100,000 in esteem money.
Proceeds for a eventuality will go to Riverfront Recapture programming.
The 2,000 tickets for a Sept. 5 eventuality go on sale Mar 1. Most are $50, yet 200 VIP tickets are labelled during $95.
On Sept. 6, a foe between 30 teams will be sealed to a public. The eventuality is authorised by a Kansas City Barbecue Society.