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BBQ Ultimate Battle of the Bands

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2021 giant ultimate bbq battle of the bands

We’re excited to include your band in this year’s Giant BBQ Battle “Ultimate Battle of the Bands” Contest. Please download and complete our 2021 Submission Form to register your band and be included in this year’s Giant Ultimate BBQ Battle of the Bands. All submissions are due no later than April 30, 2021

2021 Submission Form

View the Official Contest Rules


Our 2020 Jr. Chef Competition Winners

A special thank you to everyone who entered this year’s Junior Chef Competition.

First Place Winner: Kai Cleverley
Sizzlen Chicken – Comfort Wings
Second Place Winner: Felesha Bernard
American Style Ribs with a Dash of Caribbean
Third Place Winner: Ravyn Wallace
Mumbo Chicken Tacos


First Place: CSC Scott Jeffries (Coast Guard)
Second Place: MSgt Brian Hall (Air Force)
Third Place: SSG John L. Densham (Army)

2020 America's Best Burger Competition Winner Announced!

Free Streaming Performances Friday, June 12th and 26th

Dirty Heads: Online Performance Friday, June 12th at 7:00 PM
Elle King: Online Performance Friday, June 26th at 7:00 PM

From Our Family To Yours

Prepare to be judged

Everyone’s a Pitmaster. This year in light of social-distancing we have transformed this year’s event into a virtual experience. This is your chance to take the spotlight. Join Pitmasters from around the country, families, friends, and the military as they put their BBQ to the test.


Purchase any two of our Official 2020 products at Giant and earn double the rewards points. In addition, you can show your support by donating your extra rewards points to support the USO Metro.

Summertime is on the menu

Fire up the grill, watch some cooking videos, and relax as we provide you with countless healthy and savory summertime recipes and video demos to spice up your backyard experience.

Don't miss a beat. The Perfect Backyard Tunes Await

Your favorite sights and sounds of the BBQ Battle have come together and posted both performances and special fan messages for everyone.

Giant BBQ Kids Zone Igniting Excitement

Summer is about excitement, energy, and making memories. Let your little ones engage in activities, fun facts, and
cooking contests.

Monumental Sports Experience

Summer fun and activities are monumental. Join the teams at Monumental Sports as you create our own hometown sports moments in the safety of your backyard.

Giant Health & Wellness Nutrition Doesn't Take a Vacation

Our Pharmacists and Nutritionists are on hand to provide you with tips to improve your health and wellness. Listen to one of our podcasts or schedule a free online consultation with one of our Nutritionists today.

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