Engaging Families

Enriching Monroe County

Hippy of Monroe County

CONTEST INFORMATION:
1. Trophies will be presented for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in the three categories listed. The “HIPPY’S Best ” People’s Choice Award will be chosen from samples offered. Patrons will be asked to cast their votes w/tickets, and the team that earns the most “votes” wins. Teams are asked to provide samplings for approximately 200 people. Tastings will begin at 12 noon until all samples run out.

2. Teams may enter any and/or all categories. The meat categories for the competition are CHICKEN, RIBS, and BOSTON BUTT. The points awarded in these three categories will determine the Grand Champion. This year, the Alabama Barbecue Association will count the points for all meat categories that are cooked to determine who has the highest score for the Trail for that competition.

3. Fires shall be of wood, wood pellets, charcoal or gas. Electric heat sources shall not be permitted for cooking or holding. Electric is permitted as a fire starter, provided that the competition meat is not in/on the cooking device. Electrical accessories such as spits, augers, and forced draft are permitted. No open pits or holes are permitted. Fires shall not be built on the ground.

4. Contestants shall provide all needed equipment and supplies. Safety is paramount. Any unsafe acts or safety issues identified by the HIPPY representative will be immediately corrected. Failure to follow the directions of the HIPPY representative may cause removal from the grounds. Contestants must adhere to all fire and safety codes. A fire extinguisher shall be near all cooking devices.

5. All contestants must be in place by 6 a.m. on Saturday, April 8th. Grounds will be open for contestants Friday, April 7 beginning at 9 a.m. for set-up of equipment.

6. You may bring motor homes or campers. Parking accommodations are away from the cook area but within sight and on the premises of the park. HIPPY does not provide electrical or water hook ups for campers. For more information contact: Cindy Kennedy cell: 251-564-1437 or email ck10@frontiernet.net

Register your team, company or group of friends for the Big Butt BBQ Bash!
The competition is open to everyone. Entry fee includes all competition categories

and up to four team members.

Register your team, company or group of friends for the Big Butt BBQ Bash!

The competition is open to everyone. Entry fee includes all competition categories and up to four team members. Additional members may enter for $10 per member. Entry fee includes four tickets to the Friday evening VIP party with sponsors, HIPPY board of directors, volunteers and cook teams. Live entertainment, food and bar.

(Additional tickets to VIP party are $50.00 each) Entry fee also includes one T-shirt per team.

Educating Children

COOK TEAM ENTRY FORMALL ENTRIES ARE DUE BY TUESDAY, APRIL 4$3000 in cash and trophies

$700 Grand Champion