News + Press

BBQ if Back in DC with ABC7

Read more

Celebrate Summer on America’s Main Street – 27th Annual Giant Barbecue Battle

Washington, DC (May 28, 2019) – It’s Official — The Giant National Capital BBQ Battle in Washington, DC has been proclaimed “America’s Official National BBQ Championship” and entered into the Congressional Record. The Giant BBQ Battle event is honored and plans to use this recognition to further promote the cuisine and culture of American BBQ

Read more

27th Annual Giant Barbecue Battle – Save the Date, Summer’s Just Around the Corner

Washington, DC (Dec. 26, 2018) – As we say farewell to 2018, don’t forget to mark your 2019 calendars for the official start of summer, the 27th Annual Giant BBQ Battle, coming to Washington, D.C. on June 22nd and 23rd. Tens of thousands of BBQ enthusiasts will fill historic Pennsylvania Ave. to enjoy the sights,

Read more

The Giant Barbecue Battle Celebrates its 26th Anniversary on June 23rd & 24th 2018

Washington, D.C. (February 9, 2018) – For the past 25 years, tens of thousands of people have flocked to our nation’s capital to celebrate the “Official Start of Summer” at the Giant® National Capital Barbecue Battle, one of the largest and most unique food and music festivals in the country. On June 23rd and 24th,

Read more


Sign-up and receive updates regarding our upcoming Virtual Experience Launch, news, offers, and much more.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.