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Project Host BBQ Cook-off

September 22, 2023 @ 6:00 pm - September 23, 2023 @ 2:00 pm

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Celebrating the 14th year, Project Host’s Festival will be an event you don’t want to miss. With the best views of an Outfielder, come join us on the green grass of Fluor Field.

The West End’s Fluor Field is excited to welcome Project Host’s annual fundraiser in support of their mission to fight food insecurity in the Greenville area by feeding the hungry.  This annual festival is an opportunity to invite you to celebrate the gift of food while raising funds to support Project Host’s programming.

Friday, September 22, 6-10pm – Anything Butt Contest

Saturday, September 23, 11am-2pm – BBQ Cook Off

Attending the Project Host BBQ Festival and Cook-off is totally free of charge. Entering from the Field Street gate found off of District 356, come enjoy music, select children’s entertainment items, and the ambiance of a festival downtown.

Tickets for activities ($2 each) are sold at the gate only—no advance sales—for food samples, beer, wine, cocktails and select entertainment items (e.g., bounce house, face painting). Some sample pricing for event items can be found below. In addition to the BBQ samples, there are also select food trucks available on site for food purchases.

2 Tickets – 1 BBQ sample
3 Tickets – Water/Soda
5 Tickets – Face painting
6-8 Tickets – Alcoholic Beverages

The Cookers are gearing up for a foodie feast!  Competing against other professional Cookers for top prizes and awards, they will bring their best.

  • The Anything BUTT contest held Friday night invites you to try their best sweet or savory dish. Greenville area first responders awarding their favorite selection… what’s yours?
  • Saturday’s competition focuses on pork butts and is held in conjunction with the South Carolina BBQ Association. Cash prizes and bragging rights will be the reason the Cookers prepare the best all through the night.

Interested in providing a TEAM next year, visit their website for more information.  Join the Fun!

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September 22, 2023 @ 6:00 pm
September 23, 2023 @ 2:00 pm


Fluor Field