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Team Registration


Sponsorship Info


If you believe in giving back to your community and enjoy delicious BBQ, then please contact us via the form below or send us an email at

Volunteer Info

Vine St BBQ Competition is the inaugural event brought to you by Vine Street BBQ Community Outreach NFP, an Illinois nonprofit corporation with 501(c)(3) status. All net proceeds from The Vine St BBQ Competition will be donated to our main charities.

Vine Street BBQ Fest is on August 12th from 12:00 - 9:00 PM

Event is on Summit Avenue and the library parking lot