NJ State Barbecue Championship Gets Cooking

Grillers and eaters rejoice! The three-day barbecue championship is here.

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The New Jersey State Barbecue Championship, along with the Anglesea Blues Festival, kicks off Friday, July 8 with an opening ceremony at 4 p.m.

Grillers and musicians alike are coming to North Wildwood from all over the country. According to the New Jersey Barbecue web page there will be a championship barbecue competition, live cooking demonstrations, special displays, as well as food and drink vendors sure to satisfy your tastes.

The web page continues to say, “The New Jersey State Barbecue Championship is a celebration of great food, great music, and family fun you don’t want to miss.”


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The festival has reached its maximum capacity for barbecuing competitors and judges but that doesn’t mean you can’t sample various meats and barbecued goodies from vendors.

Get to 201 New Jersey Avenue in North Wildwood:

Friday, July 8, 4 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Saturday, July 9, 10 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Sunday, July 10, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Visit www.njbbq.com for more details.

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