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8th BBQ & Chili Competition (Firefighter Charity)

January 22, 2021 4:00pm - January 23, 2021 7:00pm

There's nothing better than finger lickin' BBQ! Come compete or sample food in the Firefighters Charity BBQ & Chili Contest at Gator Harley We are accepting cooking teams, vendors, and sponsors.



3 cooking categories to compete in:

Chicken, Ribs, & Butts


Prizes in each category:

1st Place - $300 + trophy

2nd Place - $200 + trophy

3rd Place - $100 + trophy

4th Place - $ 75 + banner

5th Place - $ 50 + banner

6th Place - $ 25 + banner

7th Place - banner/medal


Grand Prize of $500 + trophy

Grand Reserve - $200 + trophy

Overall 3rd Place - $100 + trophy


Peoples Choice Prize

Grand Prize- $300 + trophy

2nd Place - $150 + trophy

3rd Place - $50 + trophy


NEW!! Hometown Division

1st Place - $250 + trophy

2nd Place - $150 + trophy

3rd Place - $100 + trophy



Wing-a-ling Competition

1st Place - $100

2nd Place - Trophy

Sauce Competition
1st Place - $100 & trophy


(prize amounts subject to change based on the number of teams competing. 1st place prizes are guaranteed amounts)



All new this year is our Hometown Division. This division is an option for any teams that may not be regular competition teams.

Friday January 22nd cooking setup begins as early as 7AM. Approved overnight stays are allowed on a request basis. Friday is our Youth Competition and our Surprise Cook Competition. Live music Friday night!


Saturday is our 8th Chili Cook-off and our main BBQ Competition!


See our complete rules adopted from the Florida BBQ Association here


Accepting applications for vendors. Vending subject to approval.

Don't want to compete? Come out and be a judge! Plus, don't miss the chili contest, lots of great food cooked by your Lake County Firefighters, live music, cash bar, cold drinks, vendors, fire trucks, t-shirts, raffles, prizes and much more! Meet your local area firefighters.

This is a charity benefit for the Firefighter's Charity of Lake County, a local non-profit organization and helps support the many community programs conducted through out the year. This fund raiser helps raise money for the Florian Foundation Fund - a fund to help local firefighters facing cancer, PTSD and other medical issues and our local school culinary programs.

CHILI COMPETITION
Think you have great chili?! Come compete in the 8th Lake Firefighter Charity Chili Cookoff at Gator Harley! We are accepting cooking teams, vendors, and sponsors. All our teams will be judged by the people. An open division comprised of business, organizations, and individuals will be judged by the people as well by our judges.

Cooking setup begins at 7AM or earlier


The open division competes for cash prizes with $1,000 in prizes!

Registration fees - $50 for all organizations/companies or individuals

Non-profits and public safety organizations are free entry up to November 15th.

Prizes!

People's Choice

1st Place $300 + Trophy

2nd Place $150 + banner/plaque

3rd Place $ 50 + banner/plaque


Judges Choice

1st Place - $200 + Trophy

2nd Place - Trophy

3rd Place - Medal/Banner

Accepting applications for vendors. Vending subject to approval.

Don't want to compete? Come out and be a judge, plus lots of great food cooked by your Lake County Firefighters, live music, cash bar, cold drinks, vendors, fire trucks, t-shirts, raffles, prizes and much more! Meet your local area firefighters.

This is a charity benefit for the Firefighter's Charity of Lake County, a local non-profit organization and helps support the many community programs conducted through out the year. This fund raiser helps raise money for the Florian Foundation Fund - a fund to help local firefighters facing cancer, PTSD and other medical issues.

Tickets available now at https://www.lakefirefightercharity.org/chili-cookoff-bbq-competition-home

8th BBQ & Chili Competition (Firefighter Charity)
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