Friday June 24th in Downtown Thibodaux. The CASA Grill Master Grilling Cook-off consists of two elements – a BBQ grilling contest and a public tasting event.
About the Tasting Event
Your mouth will water from the sweet smell of barbecue cooking on the grills of professional and backyard barbecue teams during the CASA Grill Master BBQ Cook-off held on June 24, 2016 in Downtown Thibodaux. The event opens to the Public at 5:00 p.m. with an entry fee of $5 per person for Unlimited tasting of BBQ from the Bayou's Best Chefs and Home-Cooks. Food will be served at 6:00 pm. While your Downtown, be sure to check out Boogie on the Bayou for a "family friendly" night on the town!.
About the Competition
The teams arrive on Friday morning for check-in at 7:30 a.m and may immediately begin cooking. All dishes must be prepared on an open-flame grill. All BBQ must be ready to serve at 6:00 pm for public tasting, each team must provide a minimum of 50 servings. From 6 pm - 7 pm, the teams turn in their meats to be judged. Teams are judged in five categories: chicken, beef, pork, wild game and seafood. Teams must supply all items and ingredients necessary to prepare and serve their BBQ, including a tent. Each team is allotted a 10x10 space. All ticket sales from this event help CASA of Lafourche. 1st, 2nd & 3rd Place winners will be announced Friday night at 7:00 pm. Judging will be based on creativity, appearance and taste.
No refunds will be given for inclement weather. For additional information or questions, please contact the CASA of Lafourche at 985-446-6600.