Recycled Trophies a Big Hit

recycled trophies

We have a whole warehouse of trophies that have been donated from schools and institutions.

We get asked a lot, just how many recycled trophies did it take to make enough for the barbecue festival?  A whole lot! If you figure we gave trophies out for top ten in each category, plus specialty trophies and MVP’s, we made about 50 trophies out of over 300 old ones.  This is simple, we break them down…

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Winery Tours Tuscany ! This company organizes wine tours from Florence with destinations in the famous Chianti area. Gourmet tourists can spend the day sipping the best Tuscan wines and eating the best Italian food that they can dream of. All the tours are private with an English speaking chauffeur. The all inclusive fees include pick up from hotel in Florence, wine tasting, lunch and 2 winery tours.  More info: http://www.winery-tours-tuscany.com/ 
Wine and BBQ go hand in hand, yum!

Winery Tours Tuscany ! This company organizes wine tours from Florence with destinations in the famous Chianti area. Gourmet tourists can spend the day sipping the best Tuscan wines and eating the best Italian food that they can dream of. All the tours are private with an English speaking chauffeur. The all inclusive fees include pick up from hotel in Florence, wine tasting, lunch and 2 winery tours.  More info: http://www.winery-tours-tuscany.com/

Wine and BBQ go hand in hand, yum!

Spurmont LodgeWe had nine adult teams show bright and early,  and 2 kids team compete for fame and glory!  Above, at the crack of dawn teams were starting their fires and getting ready to compete!

Spurmont Lodge

Spurmont Lodge took Grand Champion of the Backyard and enjoyed sponsor gifts from Lowe’s and Longhorn!

Ultimate Smoked PigUltimate Smoked Pig took Reserve Grand Champion of the Backyard!

Full Results

Adults

1 Spurmont Lodge …

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Winners 2014 and Photos from Event

Here are our winners and photos from our event!  There is a list at the bottom of more photo galleries, click on them and help yourself to photos!

Congrats to our Grand Champions for 2014, 3 Eyz BBQ, who have been our Grand Champions two years in a row!

Chris HallChris Hall, what are you doing to our mascot?

Grand Champions 2014 3eyzbbq3 Eyz BBQ Grand Champions 2014

Reserve ChampionCheckered Flag 500 BBQ Team Reserve Champion Mark Gibbs woot woot

3rd Overall Big Block BBQTh…

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Congrats to our top 5 Brisket Winners!

First Place Brisket

1st Place goes to Wilbur’s Revenge 169.7256

2nd Place Brisket

2nd Place Goes to Old Virginia Smoke 169.1428

3rd Brisket

3rd Place Brisket goes to Pop Pop’s Chicken and Pig /  1752 Barbecue 168.5600

 Hoos Smokin

4th Place Brisket Hoos Smokin’ 165.1084

5th Place Brisket

5th Place Brisket goes to Pavone Brother’s BBQ 164.5484

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Congrats to the top 5 Pork Winners

3 Eyz BBQ

1st Place Pork 3 Eyz BBQ 170.8228

Hoos Smokin

2nd Place Pork Hoos Smokin’  170.2628

 Checkered Flag 500

3rd Place Pork Checkered Flag 500 BBQ 167.4172

 4th Place Pork

4th Place Pork Jokers and Smokers  166.8684

 sauce this 5th pork

5th Place Sauce This BBQ 166.8460

 

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Pop Pops 1st Place Ribs

1st Place Ribs Pop Pop’s Chicken and Pig / 1752 BBQ / 178.2972

Bohemian BBQ Winner

2nd Place Ribs Bohemian BBQ 171.9772

Checkered Flag 500 BBQ

3rd Place Ribs Checkered Flag 500 BBQ  171.9772

4th Place Ribs
4th Place Ribs Hoos Smokin 167.4056

5th Place Ribs 3 EYZ BBQ

5th Place Ribs 3 EYZ BBQ 165.68

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Anything Butt and Dessert Contest 2014

Anything Butt and Dessert Contest Winners. These contests were guest and VIP judged!  Richard Leight, Frederick County Fair Manager was on board to judge!

Old Virginia SmokeLucas Darnell Pitmaster of Old Virginia Smoke won the Anything Butt! 

Anything Butt…
1 OLD VIRGINIA SMOKE 161.7256
2 BENTWOOD SMOKERS 157.7600
3 BAR-B-QUE MAYHAM 157.2000
4 TIPSY PIGS 154.8344
5 SAUCE THIS BBQ 151.9772
6 HOG-IT-UP BBQ 151.4284

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People’s Choice Contest 2014

11 Teams Participated and the public spoke!

People's Choice 2014

Congrats to the winner Aporkalypse Now who had the most votes in the People’s Choice!

Hogging Up Festival

1st:  Aporkalypse Now

2nd  Hill High Country Store

3rd Place Checkered Flag 500

Tied for 4th Place :  Old Virginia Smoke & Smokin’ Gnome

5th Place 2 Rhoadies BBQ

Tied for 6th Place Sauce This BBQ & Hogshiners

Tied for 7th Place  Inked Pig and Rack Time

8th Place …

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2014 Pictures – Chicken

Feel free to use any photos!

Big Block CHICKEN

Big Block BBQ Takes First Place Chicken! 176.5944

3EYZ BBQ

3 EYZ BBQ Takes Second Place Chicken!  174.2628   (Mom is proud, these guys were 2014 Hogging Up GC’s!)

Checkered Flag 500

Checkered Flag 500 BBQ Takes 3rd Place Chicken!  173.7028

Bohemian BBQ

Bohemian BBQ Takes 4th Place Chicken!  172.5944

 Aporkalypse Now 5th Place Chicken

Aporkalypse Now Takes 5th Place Chicken!  171.4172

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Hogging Up BBQ Festival

STATE CHAMPIONSHIP

Winchester, VA
Starts: 06/27/2014
Ends: 06/28/2014
Website: http://www.hoggingup.com
KCBS Reps: RANDY G BIGLER, CAROL BIGLER
Contest Number: 4578

Prize Money: $6500   $7200 prizes upped at contest

CBJ Percentage: 100%

Contact Information:
Cindy Schafer
Phone: 717-793-2124
HoggingUpBBQFestival@verizon.net

Contest Results:  [View Printable]

Grand Champion:3 EYZ…

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MomFest 2014 has been cancelled

MomFest 2014 has been cancelled until further notice.

Please see this festival for moms—-> http://www.amomscatalog.com/

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Money Raised for Winchester Community Charities

The 2014 Hogging Up Festival with the help of our community partners was able to raise:

$1000 profits for the SPCA of Frederick/Winchester/Clark ($500 Big Fat Daddy’s, $300 Evel Speed Car/Bike Show and $200 Candy Hill Pass Reimbursement for Big Fat Daddy’s)

Over $1200 NET profits for the Winchester Exchange Group for direct beer and wine sales.

$500 for the Assembly of God Church Clear Brook…

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Hogging Up Is Here at the Frederick County Fairgrounds

GibsonStop by the Frederick County Fairgrounds in Clear Brook, VA and check out Hogging Up!

Here is our schedule of events:

Schedule of Events (Dates and times Subject to Change 2014)

Friday June 27th 2014 $5 at the Gate, kids under 10 are free! Hours: 4-9:00

Tasting Tickets sold at the gate.

1:00 PM Competitor and VIP Luncheon (Not Open to the Public)

4:00 Event Open to the Public: Vendors,…

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Welcome Sponsor Paiges Promotions Wyndham Resorts

Please make sure to stop by Paiges Promtions and see what’s happening at Wyndham Resorts!