Que-by-the-Sea BBQ Competition and Festival
WHEN: Saturday and Sunday – September 22 & 23, 2018 (10th annual)
Saturday 11AM to 9PM, Sunday 11AM to 6PM
Que by the Sea BBQ Competition & Festival is an annual usually event held the third weekend of September.
DESCRIPTION: However you call it, barbecue or barbeque, BBQ, Bar-B-Q or Bar-B-Que, cooking food over an open flame, either directly or indirectly, is practically an American way of life. Come watch, taste and pick your personal favorites at the annual Que-by-the-Sea BBQ Competition and Festival on Grant Avenue in Seaside Heights NJ.
The Kansas City Barbeque Society sanctions the fun-filled competition which features competitors from all over the tri-state area. The festival includes, BBQ vendors, retail vendors, and nonstop entertainment. The main barbeque competition will be held on Sunday. Competitors will compete in four categories, chicken, pulled pork, brisket, and ribs. The winner will be chosen by a team of judges based on their experience, and their mastery of grilling techniques and methods. $13,000 in prize money and awards will be given to the winning teams. Judges will also evaluate based on taste, appearance, texture, and tenderness.
The event also features vendors selling everything from barbecue paraphernalia to jewelry and arts and crafts. Musical entertainment will be offered throughout the weekend so guests can take a break from the competition and chill out to some music.
Arts and crafts vendors wanted.
Flea market vendors wanted.
Food vendors wanted (food trucks, trailers, concessionaires.)
Looking for quality artisan crafters for this amazing event.
Vendor Fee: $150 for three days.