BBQ Competition

Registration is now open!

We are excited to host the first BBQ Competition in support of ECF on November 10, 2017 at the 111th Annual Council! 10 teams will cook Boston butts to compete to earn a prize which will be awarded to their parish for outreach!

Prizes: Awarded to Parishes of Winning Teams for Outreach

  • $5,000 – 1st Place
  • $2,500 – 2nd Place
  • $1,500 – 3rd Place

The competition will take place on Friday, Nov. 10 at Grace Episcopal Church in Gainesville (map & directions). The event will begin after the Friday Annual Council activities have concluded, approximately 4:45pm. Attendees will have the opportunity to taste BBQ from around the Diocese, and will also enjoy our dinner buffet in the Grace Church parish hall as well as a great bluegrass band provided by the Northeast Georgia convocation. Suggested Donation to ECF: $10

The registration fee is $100/team, and only one team from a parish may enter. Teams will need to bring their own pop-up tent, tables, chairs, cooking equipment, and food supplies. Register early – we only have space for 10 teams!

ECF BBQ Competition Registration Form 2017

Episcopal Community Foundation for Middle and North Georgia
We are excited to host the first BBQ Competition in support of the Episcopal Community Foundation for Middle and North Georgia (ECF)! We partner with Episcopal communities in our Diocese to lift up people facing poverty and oppression, creating sustainable impact for individuals, families, and communities. You can learn more at http://ECFimpact.org.

10 teams will cook Boston butts to compete to earn a prize which will be awarded to their parish for outreach!
  • $5,000 – 1st Place
  • $2,500 – 2nd Place
  • $1,500 – 3rd Place
The competition will take place on Friday, Nov. 10 at Grace Episcopal Church in Gainesville (map & directions). The event will begin after the Friday Annual Council activities have concluded, approximately 4:45pm.








All food must be prepared and ready for tastings no later than Friday, Nov. 10 at 4:45pm.
All teams are required to bring their own pop-up tent, tables, chairs, cooking equipment, and food supplies. We anticipate approximately 250 attendees at the event, so you will need to prepare enough food for at least that many tastings.

ECF will supply tasting cups and tasting utensils for all of the teams.

Please note - once we receive your completed form we will confirm with the rector of your parish that you are the designated team for your parish. Only one team from a parish may enter, and we only have space for 10 teams!
Entry Fee Payment Information
Non-Refundable Entry Fee: $100






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