The 20th Annual Colorado BBQ Challenge is the largest competition in the state but offers more than just great food. The event is free and open to the public and offers live music, pig races, and chef demos. The event kicks off Thursday night June 13, 2013 with a free live concert by Bonerama. Then Friday and Saturday don't miss the great food and sounds that will tantalize your senses.
If you are looking for a little bit more, perhaps the perfect gift for dad this Father's Day Weekend, why not sign up for the Rub it, Smoke it, Sip it, Breckenridge Distillery Whiskey Tour. This tour takes place during the BBQ challenge on Friday, June 14, 2013 at 6:00 pm. The Tour starts with a Whiskey tasting on Breckenridge Craft Whiskey. A brief explanation of casks, malts and age will help you appreciate the sipping whiskey that cross your lips next. The Tour then proceeds to six different BBQ teams for a little lesson in what makes award winning BBQ. From pellet to stick, to apple wood and more you will learn the fine art of smoking perfection.
This tour is perfect for someone looking for a tasty treat, to the BBQer looking to improve their competition skills.
Participants must be 21 years of age.
The tour includes a Breckenridge Whiskey Shirt, a bottle of Breckenridge Whiskey, a commemorative glass tastings and BBQ samples. A limited amount of tickets are sold. This event sells out every year.