Do you love traveling and attending new local festivals? If so, you’re going to love this blog! Spend your summer in the heart of Colorado and attend the Frisco BBQ Festival. More than 70 BBQers attend this exciting event each year and offer a delicious selection of food and drinks as well as killer entertainment. Read on to learn more about the festival and get all our tips for planning the perfect trip with your loved ones!
Plan Your Visit to the Frisco BBQ Festival
Taste the Best BBQ in Colorado
Colorado is a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts. But, did you know it’s also a foodie hub in the summer? The Frisco BBQ Festival, also known as the Colorado BBQ Challenge, is a highly-anticipated event that takes place every June. For three days, you can taste some of the best BBQ in the country! This delicious festival has been a tradition for more than 25 years, and this year, you can be a part of it.
The BBQ festival showcases more than 70 chefs who compete for the title of best BBQ. They can submit creations for several categories, such as pork, chicken, brisket, ribs, and more! Every detail counts, so get ready to taste the most mouth watering combos with barbecue sauce, side dishes, and even dessert.
Attend Fun Events
On top of all the tastings, the festival also hosts a variety of fun activities. Enjoy live music from more than 10 bands, kid’s activities for little ones, and samples of local spirits from the Breckenridge Distillery.
The Bacon Burner 6K is the perfect event for runners! This 3.8-mile race is a great opportunity to challenge yourself against some of the most scenic backdrops in the country. The race is an out-and-back run on a paved trail, so all levels are welcome! It starts at the Frisco Marina and is segmented into three categories: competitive runners, average runners, and a family walk/jog.
Note: All registrants that are 21 years and older will receive a free beer and a ticket for the BBQ Festival!
Stay Close to the Festival in Frisco!
The Frisco BBQ Challenge is a fantastic event you can’t miss. Now, all you need to do is find a place to stay in Frisco! Bighorn Rentals has the perfect home for you. Our upscale condos and downtown homes are a great base camp for your group vacation or romantic escape, and they all come with the modern amenities you need to feel right at home!
Take a look at Commerce Exchange Condos. The Exchange sits at the heart of downtown Frisco, only streets away from the BBQ Festival. This prime location grants you access to all the top restaurants and shops within walking distance! Plus, each unit features an open kitchen, spacious living room, dining room, master bath with separate jetted tub, stand-up shower, and a private garage.