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24th Annual Colorado BBQ Challenge

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24th Annual Colorado BBQ Challenge

Jun 15-17, 2017

Please join us this June, for the 24th Annual Colorado BBQ Challenge. 2017 will feature 70+ BBQers, 7 bands, pig races, kids’ activities, the 3rd Annual Fire Fighter Cook Off, food sampling and demos, the Breckenridge Distillery Whiskey Tour, the Bacon Burner 6k and the best BBQ you will have in Colorado this year.

Thursday, June 15, 2017 (kickoff concert only- no BBQ)
Friday, June 16, 2017 BBQ Day #1
Saturday, June 17, 2017 BBQ Day #2

hursday, June 15, 2017


8:00pm – 9:30pm

BBQ Challenge Kick Off Concert – TBA
Music Stage (Madison Avenue & Main Street)

Join us as Frisco welcomes BBQers from around the country for a FREE event kick off concert. Alcoholic beverages (no BBQ until Friday) will be available for purchase.

  • Outside alcohol and pets are prohibited at this concert.
  • Only cash and credit cards will be accepted at Thursday’s concert.
  • Hogbacks will not be sold or accepted at Thursday’s concert.

Tentative schedule subject to change

Friday, June 16, 2017


Street performer at Colorado BBQ Challenge

11:00am – 9:00pm
BBQ Sales Open to the Public
Main Street (Madison Avenue – 5th Avenue)

12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm & 8:00pm
Pig Races
4th Avenue
A family favorite event at the BBQ Challenge!

12:00pm – 3:00pm
Free chef demo and tasting with Chef David Welch of Food World Hedz Cafe
BlueStar Kitchen Stage Presented by Maximum Comfort Pool and Spa and  Lynx Grills  at the Frisco Historic Park at 2nd Avenue & Main Street

1:00pm – 2:00pm
Musical Entertainment – TBA
Music Stage (Madison Avenue & Main Street)

2:30pm – 3:30pm
Musical Entertainment – TBA
Music Stage (Madison Avenue & Main Street)

4:00pm – 6:00pm
Free chef demo with Lynx Grills
BlueStar Kitchen Stage Presented by Maximum Comfort Pool and Spa and  Lynx Grills  at the Frisco Historic Park at 2nd Avenue & Main Street

4:00pm – 5:30pm
Musical Entertainment – TBA
Music Stage (Madison Avenue & Main Street)

4:00pm – 6:00pm
Bacon Burner 6k packet pick up. Registration
Frisco Town Hall (1st Avenue & Main Street)

6:00pm – 7:30pm
Breckenridge Distillery Whiskey “Rub It, Smoke It, Sip It” BBQ Tour
Frisco Historic Park Chapel on 2nd Avenue

6:00pm – 8:30pm
Musical Entertainment – TBA
Music Stage (Madison Avenue & Main Street)

Please note that the BBQ Challenge is a no pet event.

Tentative schedule subject to change

Saturday, June 17, 2017


9:30am
Bacon Burner 6k
Frisco Bay Marina
Earn your BBQ with this 6k fun run featuring a bacon aid station.

10:00am – 6:00pm
BBQ Sales open to the Public
Main Street (Madison Avenue – 5th Avenue)

10:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm
Pig Races
4th Avenue
A family favorite event at the BBQ Challenge!

10:00am – 11:30am
Musical Entertainment – TBA
Music Stage (Madison Avenue & Main Street)

11:00am – 12:30pm
BlueStar Firefighter Cook-Off
BlueStar Kitchen Stage Presented by Maximum Comfort Pool and Spa and  Lynx Grills  at the Frisco Historic Park at 2nd Avenue & Main Street

12:00pm – 1:15pm
Musical Entertainment – TBA
Music Stage (Madison Avenue & Main Street)

1:45pm – 3:15pm
Musical Entertainment – TBA
Music Stage (Madison Avenue & Main Street)

4:00pm
Awards Ceremony for BBQ Competition
BlueStar Kitchen Stage Presented by Maximum Comfort Pool and Spa and  Lynx Grills  at the Frisco Historic Park at 2nd Avenue & Main Street

3:45pm – 6:30pm
Musical Entertainment – TBA
Music Stage (Madison Avenue & Main Street)

6:00pm – 8:00pm
BBQ Happy Hour in Frisco
Frisco restaurants continue the party with drink specials and good times. For information about local dining opportunities contact the Information Center at 970-668-5547 or TOFInfo@townoffrisco.com

Please note that the BBQ Challenge is a no pet event.

Tentative schedule subject to change

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