Sturgis DDA: Sturgis BBQ Fest

6th Annual Sturgis BBQ Fest


North Street Promenade Sat, Sep 28 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM


Amateur BBQ chefs, come try your hand at the 6th annual Sturgis BBQ Festival! Featuring Ribs, Chicken, Pulled Pork, and Brisket. Must sign up on or prior to 9/27/2024.

Fee to compete is $100

Competitors should bring their own meats for competition, *Please see details below. Cash prizes and trophy recognition.

Setup pits start Saturday, 9/28/2024 at 6am on John St., Sturgis, MI 49091. Rain or Shine.

All purchases final, tickets are non-refundable, non-exchangeable, non-transferable.

Choose from a 2 Meat Competition or 4 Meat Competition, answer question in check out process.

Backyard Class:

Chicken and Ribs

4 Meat Challenge:

Ribs, Chicken, Pulled Pork and Brisket


All competitors must provide 3 Racks of Baby Back Ribs or St. Louis Style Ribs

1 Rack for Judging

2 Racks for general public sampling