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Canadian National BBQ Championships
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Canadian National BBQ Championships

Dustys BBQ ChampionshipsWhistler will once again play host to the 2012 Bull's Eye Canadian National BBQ Championships. For three days August 3 - 5 some of the best BBQ's from Canada and the United States will ascend on Dusty's Bar & Grill for the right to be called Canada's best griller. Throughout the three days a multitude of concerts and amateur BBQ events will take place as well as the main event featuring professional Barbequers. Check out the schedule below for the play by play of each day.

Friday - August 3

4PM: Take the Pacific Northwest BBQ Associations introduction to judging class. This gives new newbies to the BBQ circuit a chance to see and taste what judges will be looking for throughout the weekend.

9PM: Whole Lotta Led take the stage at Dusty's tickets are only $10 at the door.

Saturday - August 4

Saturday is amateur day with local BBQ's taking centre stage competing for over $2000 in cash prizes.

12PM - 5PM: Throughout the day local band Ruckus Deluxe will be playing.

1PM: Bull's Eye presents the Backyard BBQ Burger Competition. The winner of this event earns the prestigious honour of being featured on Dusty's Burger Menu for a year.

2PM: The C.A.S.I features the International Chili Competition.

3PM: The Budweiser King of the Grill Competition takes place with contestants required to submit their best grilled or smoked item cooked on site.

7PM: Dusty's will be featuring a whole hog BBQ dinner with all the fixings for only $20. Tickets will be available on site.

9PM: Musical group the Matinee will close out the day's events with a concert at Dusty's. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the door.

Sunday - August 5

Sunday is the main event and features professional BBQ's from around Canada and the United States. The Pacific Northwest BBQ Association will be on site judging the day's events with over $5000 in cash prizes up for the winners. Five different events will take place throughout the day so bring your appetite as samples will be made available on a first come first serve basis.

11AM: Pork butt judging

11:30AM: Ravenswood cork & pork judging

12PM: Beef brisket judging

1PM: Chicken judging

2PM: Ribs judging

4:30PM: Awards will be handed out to competitors in each category.

9PM: David Lee and the Memphis Flash an Elvis tribute band will close out the ceremonies at Dusty's. Tickets are $10 at the door.

Make sure to join us this August long weekend for the Canadian National BBQ Championships at Dusty's Bar & Grill.

Check out a short video below on the event

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Posted by on Tuesday, July 31, 2012