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Hello Jr. Pit Master!

Do you have what it takes to be the Grand Champion Jr. Pit Master? Well let’s get you registered and find out. There are two categories: Junior Division, which is 8-12 yrs or Senior Division, which is 13-17 yrs. Both categories have Grand and Reserve Champions awarded. Pork Chops will be judged on 3 categories: Taste, Texture and Appearance.


2020 Schedule

10:30 AM – Jr Cook Check-in
10:45 AM – Jr Cook Meeting
10:45 AM – Pork chop and Turn-In tray distributed
12:30 PM – Turn-In

Awards to be announced after Judging completed.


Jr. Cooker will need to provide:

  • Cooking Utensils- such as Tongs, spatula, brush etc.
  • BBQ Rub
  • BBQ Sauce
  • Apron (if you do not want to get your Pit Master apron dirty)
  • Gloves or Hand Wipes
  • Foil
  • Table/ TV Tray (small table to set your supplies on)
  • Additional charcoal, wood chips, etc. after using ALL supplied, if necessary

Items provided by BBQ Austin:

  • Charcoal
  • BBQ Pit
  • Official BBQ Austin Jr. Pit Master Apron
  • Pork chop
BBQ Austin entry with neon

Official Rules

BBQ Austin Jr Pit Master



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