Formal BBQ judging will begin on Saturday in the categories of chicken, ribs, pork and brisket. NEW in 2022, we are offering a National Steak Championship! We will also be offering sausage and dessert categories again as well. Top 10 overall as well as top 10 in each category will win prize money, top 3 for each sausage and dessert. Total purse currently sits at $11,000.
BBQ Bucks will once again be on sale beginning Monday, August 22nd through Friday, August 26th at the Baldwin City Recreation Commission Office (705 High St.). Office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8:00 am to 4:00 pm on Friday. Friday beginning at 4:00 p.m. BBQ Bucks will be sold at the Dance Academy (711 High St.) in downtown Baldwin. Teams will not take cash for BBQ, they will only take BBQ Bucks, so be sure to pick yours up! Teams will sell BBQ between 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. BBQ Bucks will be sold until the food runs out. Leftover BBQ Bucks from 2021? Use them in 2022! A portion of the 2022 revenues will be donated to the Baldwin Education Foundation.