Here Comes the Judge! Nancy Muller, KCBS Rep and Certified Barbeque Judge Instructor Extraordinaire puts these future certified judges through the final stages of their certification class....More than 30 graduated and are now qualified to judge at  KCBS contests around the country.  What a Gig! 

Saturday, August 26th, 2017
Fleischmanns Park, Fleischmanns, NY
​11 am - 7 pm

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Saturday, August 26, 2017

11 am - 7 pm

FAB (Fleischmanns Alliance for Business) and Mark Project, Inc. present....

THE GREAT CATSKILL MOUNTAIN BBQ FEST 2017, a Kansas City Barbeque Society (KCBS) sanctioned professional bbq competition and festival.

The professional competition, designated a “State Championship” with cash prizes and trophies, provides the backdrop for an all-day event that also includes 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 Park Lighting Project.


NEW THIS YEAR:  "YOU BE THE JUDGE" - People's Choice Charity Rib-Off
                                                     (Details on the "Teams and Competition" Page)

WELCOME TO THE Great Catskill Mountain BBQ Fest

Welcome 2017 Pro Teams

Shortsville Smokers
Bovine Mafia

Good Smoke BBQ

Black Hart BBQ

Get Your Smoke On BBQ