BBQ brisket

The 3rd Annual Backyard BBQ Competition will be held Saturday, August 17, 2019 at Fischer’s Lilly Park, Fort Pierre, SD.

Proceeds from this Home Town Event benefit the Verendrye Museum Renovation. This is one of many events happening during Fort Pierre Trader Days!

The public is invited to come for a full meal August 17th starting at 5 p.m. for $10 per person. Kids under 8 are free.  Beer will be available for purchase on site, provided by the Ft. Pierre American Legion.

Fort Pierre Trader Days will have other events, within walking distance of Lilly Park, going on in conjunction with this show.  There will be a activities for children, activities for adults, helicopter rides, the State 4-H High School Finals Rodeo, art and craft show, music and more.

Payouts will be awarded to the following winners:  Best in Category – Judge’s Choice,
Best in Category – People’s Choice, Best Overall – Judge’s Choice, Best Overall – People’s Choice.

Competitor Information:
Categories of Competition:  This year we are trying something new.  Categories will be based on profession (firemen, plumber, electrician, cook, auto dealers, coaches, miscellaneous, etc). Beef Brisket will be provided. All cooking of beef must be done on site at Fischer’s Lilly Park (prep work for meats may be done off site).  Pickup time of meat will be at The Fort Pierre Depot at 5:30 p.m. on August 16th.  Teams may use any type of cooking heat source. (Electrical outlets are limited.)  Cooking may begin after 5:30 p.m. August 16th. Judging will be at 4 p.m. Saturday, August 17th.All entry fees will be paid back in prize money!

Questions–call: Steve 280-2737, Darby 605 319-6071; Brian 685-4836, Connie 223-2042, Deb 224-4830

Thank You for supporting this Hometown Event.  Additional information can be picked up at the Depot, Log Cabin Visitor Center, Stanley County Auditor Office, and City Hall in Fort Pierre, SD.