2014 Herbstfest BBQ – Chili Cook-off Contest Acceppting Entries

2014 Herbstfest BBQ – Chili Cook-off Contest Acceppting Entries

Fire up the smoker and prove you can cook as the Huntingburg Herbstfest will feature a backyard barbeque contest and chili cook-off.  Teams and entries are now being accepted.  The BBQ Contest and Chili Cookoff will be held Saturday September 27th as part of the 2014 Herbstfest.  Cash and prizes will be awarded to winners.  Barbeque categories are chicken, pulled pork and pork ribs and will be judged by a panel.  Chili entries are asked to make 2 gallons which will be judged as a “people’s choice” by fest attendees who purchase a Herbstfest button for samples.

The Herbstfest BBQ – Chili Cook-off entry fee is $35.00 per team.  Teams may enter as many categories as they wish for the one entry fee.  Teams are asked to contact Bill Potter at (812) 639-6952 to enter or for more information and rules.  All food must be cooked on site.  The contest will be held around the main shelter house at the Huntingburg City Park.

The Herbstfest begins Thursday September 25TH and runs through Sunday September 28th at the Huntingburg City Park.  The Herbstfest will feature many activities, a craft fair, games, beer garden and more along with a variety of food booths from local organizations serving delicious meals and tasty treats.  There will be a food court stage hosting live entertainment.