Great Adirondack BBQ Festival this weekend


Barbeque masters and Backyard pros from all over the country are heading up to the Adirondacks to compete in The Great Adirondack BBQ Festival from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, July 29 at George T. Hiltebrandt Recreation Center, 201 North St. in Old Forge with an opening party from 4-10 p.m., Friday, July 28. Once you enter Old Forge all you will have to do is roll down the window and follow the sweet scent of delicious barbecue to your end destination. They have partnered up with the Old Forge Home Show that is taking place the same day. And, after browsing through the vendors you will have worked up appetite to sample some of the most succulent barbeque this side of the mountains. Not only will there be food but they have supplied the entertainment too with Floodwood, Los Blancos, Pee Wee Moore and Jimmy Wolf. There will also be several vendors, kids’ activities and games. This event is KCBS (Kanas City Barbeque Society) sanctioned event. Admission is only $5. To purchase tickets, visit

Pit masters will be competing for some sweet prizes in the Chicken, Pork, Brisket and Ribs categories that value over $15,000 in prizes. Here is the breakdown: Grand Champion, $2,000; Reserve Grand Champion, $1,000; First place, $1,200; Second place, $800; Third place, $500; Fourth place, $300; and Fifth place, $200. But who are we kidding – everyone knows they are there for the bragging rights!


Friday, July 28 (Opening party)
4-10 p.m. – Pee Wee Moore

Saturday, July 29
10 a.m. – 1 p.m. – Floodwood
1-4 p.m. – Los Blancos
5-8:30 p.m. – Jimmy Wolf


BBQ Competitors
Jack 9 BBQ
Pullin My Money Muscle
Shortsville Smokers
Good Smoke BBQ
Kiss My BBQ
The Pig’s Pajamas
Bovine Mafia
Smokin Ain’t Easy
B&B BBQ Company
Black Hart BBQ
Finn’s Finest BBQ
Let Your Meat Shine Through
Sweet Heat BBQ
270 Smokers
The Bearded One BBQ
The Snortin’ Boar
Three Dogs BBQ
Three Strokes and Smoke
CRSmokin BBQ
Cowboy BBQ
The Pig’s Pajamas
Lady on the Hill
Uncle Feol’s Tennessee Style BBQ
Cheffie Effie BBQ
Pistol Packin’ Piggies
Smokin’ Wead BBQ


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