Are you ready for a sizzling experience that combines the thrill of racing with the mouthwatering goodness of barbecue? Look no further, because "BMD's BBQ @ The Bend" is just around the corner, and it's set to deliver an unforgettable weekend of racing, BBQ competitions, and more. Taking place at the iconic Bend Race Track in Tailem Bend on October 28-29, this event is shaping up to be the highlight of the year for both motorsport enthusiasts and barbecue aficionados.
Racing and BBQ Competitions: A Perfect Blend of Excitement:
At "BMD's BBQ @ The Bend," attendees will be treated to a unique fusion of two worlds: high-octane racing and tantalizing barbecue competitions. This event caters to both professional racers and amateur pitmasters, offering something for everyone.
BBQ Competitions: SCA and ABA Credited:
For those with a passion for grilling, the event features both Steak Cookoff Association (SCA) and Australasian Barbecue Alliance (ABA) accredited BBQ competitions. The SCA segment includes categories like Steak 1, Steak 2, Hotdog, and even a Food Truck challenge, where culinary creativity takes center stage. On the ABA side, participants can showcase their BBQ prowess in Brisket, Pork Ribs, Open Pork, Chicken, and Lamb categories.
Whether you're a seasoned competitor or just looking to test your skills, these competitions offer a chance to showcase your culinary talents and win recognition among fellow BBQ enthusiasts.
How to Enter the BBQ Competitions:
If you're ready to take on the BBQ challenge, registration is open! Competition teams can enter via the event's dedicated booking portal at https://www.trybooking.com/events/landing/1077057. Don't miss your chance to compete and showcase your BBQ mastery to a captive audience.
Thrilling Racing Action:
Beyond the aroma of sizzling meats, the heart-pounding action on the racetrack is another major highlight of "BMD's BBQ @ The Bend." The 2023 edition of The Bend Classic brings an exciting lineup of racing categories that promise to keep the adrenaline pumping. From the TA2 Series to the Historic Touring Cars (Group N), Group A/C Touring Cars, Formula 5000, and more, the event offers a diverse range of racing experiences for fans of all kinds of motorsports.
Sponsors that Make it Happen:
An event of this magnitude would not be possible without the support of dedicated sponsors, and "BMD's BBQ @ The Bend" has assembled an impressive lineup. Platinum sponsor BMD and Major sponsors Skinnymixers and Baa Moo Butcher lead the charge, providing the foundation for a truly spectacular event. Additionally, Minor sponsors like The Rub Society, Smoky Pastures, Australian Brisket Board, Dickbuns, Atomic Chicken, The Smoking Log Co, Olive Pip Co, Smokin’ Mango, and Natural Smoke contribute to the event's success.
Prizes that Stoke the Excitement:
To up the ante even further, "BMD's BBQ @ The Bend" is offering over $10,000 in cash and prizes. The thrill of competition extends beyond the racetrack and into the BBQ arena, where participants have the chance to take home impressive rewards for their culinary achievements.
"BMD's BBQ @ The Bend" is gearing up to be an unparalleled event that seamlessly blends the excitement of motorsport with the artistry of barbecue. From racing enthusiasts to BBQ connoisseurs, this two-day extravaganza has something for everyone. So, mark your calendars for October 28-29, and prepare to experience the perfect marriage of speed, flavors, and camaraderie at the Bend Race Track in Tailem Bend. Whether you're gunning for the checkered flag or perfecting your BBQ techniques, this event promises an unforgettable weekend of excitement and indulgence.