Backyard Competition

Backyard Competition

If you have ever wanted to experience the delicious madness that is a BBQ competition, now is your chance! At only $75 per team to enter, the 1st Annual Decatur’s Smokin’ BBQ Festival – Backyard Competition offers the opportunity for amateurs to showcase their BBQ talents with monetary prizes up for grabs! This fun, BYO everything competition will be judged by official Kansas City BBQ Judges!

Click here for the competition application.

**Final Prize money will be determined by the number of entries**

This contest requires each competitor to submit entries in 2 meat categories: Pork Ribs and Chicken (any part of the chicken you like). The team with the highest combined total score of the two categories will be awarded the Grand Prize.

Please be sure to read the 2017 rules and regulations thoroughly.

Click here for the competition application.

PLEASE NOTE:  The deadline to submit a Food Vendor and/or People’s Choice Application to the Festival and to the Macon County Health Department is September 29th. In the event, the Food Vendor or People’s Choice competitor possesses an annual license from the Macon County Health Department, they are required to contact Kathy Wade at the Macon County Health Department 217-423-6988 ext. 1123 or kwade@maconcountyhealth.org
Click here for Macon County Food Permit Application