Fremont BBQ Extravaganza!

Date: Sunday, June 2, 10am – 11pm
Location: Corner of 36th and Dayton Ave N, Fremont, Seattle

Join Friends and Neighbors to Benefit the Fremont Arts Council’s Solstice Parade

(Seattle, WA) May 7, 2013 – Go Hog Wild at the Fremont BBQ Extravaganzaa free neighborhood celebration. Anticipated draw of over 5000 people to attend this Northwest BBQ Association sanctioned competition, a benefit for the Fremont Arts Council Solstice Parade. Beer, wine and spirits available inside adjoining establishments: Roxy’s Diner, The BackDoor, Norm’s Eatery and Pete’s Fremont Fire Pit.

BBQ Competition:  Sanctioned by the Northwest BBQ Association, the Fremont BBQ Extravaganza will welcome 12 BBQ teams to Fremont to compete for $2,500 in prize money and the honor of best BBQ Chef in the Universe!!

BBQ Demos: Throughout the day there will be grilling demos by Award Winning BBQ Chefs with free samples for all.  Demo Highlight:  Whole Hog preparation start to finish.

Whole Hog Lunch & Dinner: Complete BBQ meals available all day.  Whole Hog Banquet at Pete’s Fremont FirePit, open to all. Purchase tickets at Brown Paper Tickets.

BBQ Sauce Tastings:  Local and National BBQ sauce producers will be showcasing their wares at the Free Condiment Tent.  Taste them all, including hot sauces, salsas, and BBQ sauces.

Mini Pancake Eating ContestRoxy’s Diner will be cooking up loads of pancakes with delicious toppings for the kids in all of us. Competitions and prizes for all ages.

Bagel Ring Toss:  Not your everyday Ring Toss.  These custom made bagels will be a challenge for all ages.  More fun than a bucket of cream cheese!

Costumed Dog Parade:  Norm’s Eatery will sponsor a dog parade with fabulous prizes from Petapoluza.

Local Beers and Spirits Tastings:  Beer & BBQ or Spirits & BBQ???  You decide. 

Free Music StageBluegrass to Rockabilly; on and off stage performances throughout the day.

Funds raised at the Fremont BBQ Extravaganza benefit the Fremont Arts Council’s Solstice Parade. For more information, visit

Sponsors Include: NW BBQ Association, Peter Glick Restaurants, U.S. Foods, Seattle Bagel Bakery, Sutter Home & Hearth, Roxy’s Diner, Pete’s Fremont Fire Pit, The Backdoor, Norm’s Eatery, Petapoluza, Fremont Chamber of Commerce, PCC Natural Markets, Homestreet Bank, Fremont Rotary.