Statewide BBQ Competition & Feast
Join us for ABC's 2nd Annual Barbeque Competition on May 20th! The main Build-B-Q event will be hosted at the ABC/ACTA facility in North Little Rock but is open to members state-wide!
Whether you plan on entering a team for a chance to compete, or just want to come out for a great networking feast, we'd love to have you!
Registration is Required. Team spots are limited - first come, first served!
Main Event Details
Friday, May 20, 2022
BBQ Feast Lunch served at 11:30 a.m.
Judging begins at 1:30 p.m.
(full schedule found below)
ABC Arkansas & ACTA
6 Collins Industrial Place
North Little Rock, AR 72113
*Main event will be outside behind ABC and inside the ACTA building.
Registration & Raffle Tickets
$250/ Member Team
(Comes with 4 spots for the BBQ feast as well as 4 raffle tickets.)
BBQ Feast Attendee:
$40/ Non Member
$5 each of 5 for $20
Event Sponsor: $500
Drink Sponsor: $350
Participating Sponsor: $250
Competition Rules, Additional Info & Schedule:
Competition Rules & Guidelines
All teams are given a 12x12 cooking area. Email [email protected] for special requests such as more space or electricity. If you would like to donate a raffle item or any promotional items to be given out at the Cook-Off, please bring them to the ABC office no later than May 10th. If you plan on staying in town over night, we recommend booking a room at the Hampton Inn Maumelle - 11920 Maumelle Blvd, Maumelle, AR 72113. To reserve your room, call (501) 851-6600.
Tentative Schedule of Events:
11:30 a.m. - BBQ Feast
1:30 p.m. - Chicken Judging
2:00 p.m. - Pork Ribs Judging
2:30 p.m. - Pulled Pork Judging
3:00 p.m. - Prizes
Note: ABC/ACTA will be open at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 19th for team arrivals and will have a security guard on site all night.
*BBQ Team Cancellation Policy & Fine Print
Team registration deadline is Friday, May 13th or until spots are full.
72-hour notice must be given for cancellations. Substitutions are permitted.
No-shows and late cancellations will be charged the full amount.
ABC Arkansas is taking enhanced health and safety measures to make this event as safe as possible for our attendees and staff. An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present and we cannot guarantee that you will not be exposed. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) advises that older adults and people of any age who have serious underlying medical conditions might be at higher risk for severe illness from COVID-19. Attendees should evaluate their risk in determining whether to attend. By attending this event you are voluntarily assuming all risks related to exposure to COVID-19. We appreciate your cooperation during this unprecedented time. Visit the CDC website for the latest guidelines.