Are you the king of the grill, a backyard gourmet, or a smoking savant? If you think your meat has what it takes to compete then, register for the Chicago Kosher BBQ Competition to be held on June 10th, 2018 as part of the Greater Chicago Jewish Festival at St. Paul Woods, Cook County Forest Preserve.

If you are ready to compete in the Chicago Kosher BBQ Competition but have some questions? Here is everything you need to know:

Read the Rules

Before you make the decision to compete, we recommend you thoroughly read the rules.  If you have any questions please reach out to us via email at


Registration is $250. Register early, as space is limited to 10 teams and we expect to sell out. There will be NO refunds for cancellation.

Ingredient Requests

Don’t forget that the competition provides all the equipment, all the meat, and most ingredients, so after you register, head over to the Ingredient Request page to let us know what you need

The most important thing you need to remember is to have fun!