GLADIATOR OF THE GRILL

Are you ready to experience the ultimate BBQ competition at the Bite?

Seasoned BBQ Master Chefs from all over the United States and Canada, will compete in a three-day back-to-back GLADIATOR OF THE GRILL BBQ competition, presented by Albert Lee Appliance, as a qualifier for a Golden Ticket to the 2019 World Steak Championships, held in Fort Worth Texas.  

BBQ Master Chefs will compete each day, on equipment provided by Albert Lee Appliance, with the goal to cook the perfect BBQ meat, to be judged by nationally recognized BBQ judges, in conjunction with the Steak Cookoff Association (SCA). 

The emcee for Gladiator of The Grill, is none other than the Aussie BBQ Master, and owner of BushCooking.Com, Saffron Hodgson, who is internationally recognized for her award-winning BBQ.

In addition, outside of the BBQ qualifying periods each day, cooking demonstrations will feature local and national chefs showcasing their culinary skills, on Albert Lee Appliance equipment. 

WHEN:   Friday, July 19 - Sunday, July 21  
   
SCHEDULE:
11:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. (Friday & Saturday)
11:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. (Sunday)
* See Full Schedule Below Competitor Lineup

WHERE:
International Fountain Lawn Area:
Look for the Gladiator of the Grill Tents, or follow the aroma of BBQ!
*Sampling of BBQ is not permitted to the public.

Saffron Hodgson - BBQ Master & Emcee   Gladiator Of The Grill

Saffron Hodgson - BBQ Master & Emcee
Gladiator Of The Grill

THE GLADIATORS OF THE GRILL, BATTLING IT OUT FOR A GOLDEN TICKET!

GLADIATOR OF THE GRILL
DAILY SCHEDULE

11.30 a.m. Demo 1
12.00 p.m. Demo 2
12.30 p.m. Demo 3
1.00 p.m. Demo 4
1.30 p.m. Steak turn-in preparation
2.00 p.m. Steak turn-in preparation
2.30 p.m. Steak turn-in
3.00 p.m. Demo 5
3.30 p.m. Demo 6
4.00 p.m. Demo 7
4.30 p.m. Demo 8
5.00 p.m. Second turn-in preparation
5.30 p.m. Second turn-in preparation
6.00 p.m. Second turn-in
6.30 p.m. Demo 9
7.00 p.m. Demo 10
7.30 p.m. Demo 11* Friday and Saturday only
8.00 p.m. Demo 12* Friday and Saturday only

Check out the latest range of BBQ’s and Grills at the Bite!

GOLDEN TICKETS AWARDS CEREMONIES

Friday, July 19th & Saturday, July 20th: 8:30 p.m.
Sunday, July 21st: 7:30 p.m.