August 27th, 2016    Fleischmanns Park, Fleischmanns, NY   10am-4pm


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THE GREAT CATSKILL MOUNTAIN BBQ FEST, a Kansas City Barbeque Society (KCBS) sanctioned professional bbq competition and festival.

This exciting day of competition, fun, food, and music will be held on
Saturday, August 27th, 2016, at Fleischmanns Park in Fleischmanns, NY.  The professional competition, designated a “State Championship” with cash prizes and trophies, provides the backdrop for an all-day event that also includes an amateur BBQ competition, The Fire Company Throw-Down (local volunteer fire companies BBQ for bragging rights), live music, a craft beer tent, vendors galore, kid’s activities and all things associated with outdoor food, cooking, entertainment and lots and lots of people who love great BBQ!  Admission is free!! All net proceeds will benefit the Fleischmanns Community Pool Project.

WELCOME TO THE Great Catskill Mountain BBQ Fest

We would like to thank all of those who attended and competed at this year's #GCMBBQ!

Congratulations to Dr. Pearl's Medicinal Smoke BBQ Team for winning the Pro competition, Smokin Dragon for winning the Backyard competition, and the Fleischmanns Fire Department for winning the Fire Company Throwdown! Also, congratulations to Barbara H. from Glenford, NY for winning the Primo Oval XL400 Ceramic Grill!

For team results, visit