Inaugural BBQ SmokeDown
The inaugural BBQ SmokeDown will take place during the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series weekend June 27-30, featuring BBQ Hall of Famers like Myron Mixon, "Dr. BBQ" Ray Lampe and Chris Lilly as well as Champions BBQ Teams and leading brand like Big Green Egg, Treager Grills, Weber and More!
BBQ SmokeDown will include a Kansas City Barbeque Society (KCBS) sanctioned competition for chicken, pork and brisket, with additional categories featuring burgers, wings and bacon, assessed by certified KCBS judges alongside some favorite personalities of Food Network, BBQ, Chicago media, racing and sports AND FANS!
The BBQ SmokeDown at Chicagoland Speedway will also feature interactive BBQ and grilling classes, demos, games and fun for fans as well as a activations and experiences highlighting the women in BBQ movement, support for Operation BBQ Relief (OBR) and much more.
BBQ SmokeDown at Chicagoland Speedway will feature:
• KCBS Contest and Additional Categories
• BBQ Star Demonstrations, Classes, Q and A
• Driver Grilling Challenges
• Celebrity Meet and Greet, Book Signings
• Samples, Bites and BBQ from Top Chefs and BBQ Greats!
KCBS teams or certified KCBS BBQ judges interested in participating in this event, email BBQSmokeDown@Gmail.com
*Full BBQ SmokeDown schedule will be announced at a later date.