Apopka BBQ Showdown

2022 Apopka BBQ Showdown Backyard Division and Professional Division

February 11 and 12, 2021 at the Northwest Recreation Complex (3710 Jason Dwelley Parkway, Apopka, FL 32712). The BBQ Competition is Saturday, February 12, 2022. 

Online Registration

Registration ButtonOnline registration is now available for both the Backyard and Professional Division! 

Entry Information

  • Professional Division: The entry fee is $375 ($400 after January 27, 2021).
  • Backyard Division: The entry fee is $200 ($250 after January 27, 2021). 
  • Entry Includes
    • 20-pound bagged ice (Additional ice available for sale on site)
    • Electric at site (20-amp service)
    • Water at each site
    • Site size minimum is 50 feet by 25 feet. 
  • Additional Entry and Fee Information:
    • Personal Port-o-let is $80 (Located at site)
    • No refunds. This event is rain or shine. 
  • View 2022 Prize Payouts (Teams must compete in all four categories to be eligible for Grand or Reserve Grand Prizes)

Sponsorship Opportunity

For those interested in becoming an event sponsor, please submit a 2022 Apopka BBQ Showdown Sponsorship Agreement form (PDF).

Additional Information

BBQ set up is at 2500 Appy Road, Apopka, FL 32712. Please Note: A quiet time is in effect from 11 PM on the night prior to judging until 6 AM the following morning. Failure to observe this quiet time may subject the offenders to removal from the contest site.

Please Note: Members of the team must provide a FBA Member number to register.  

 Contact Us

Contact John Hanson with any questions about this event.


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