BBQ Fest & Smokin' in the Gap BBQ Cook-off June 10-11, 2022

Have you ever wanted to see how your BBQ stacks up against others? If so, then you will want to sign up for Pennwood's Smokin' In The Gap BBQ Cook-off. This year we have decided to only use the People's Choice voting to decide the winners of the competition, there will not be a blind scoring component.

This is a fundraising event for the Pleasant Gap Fire Company so we encourage you to invite friends and family to come out and taste some great food and vote in the People's Choice portion of the event.

See below for details and registration information.

  • Registration fee: $75 per team (These will be donated to Pleasant Gap Fire Company).
  • Categories: Pork Butt, Ribs, Pork Loins
  • Pennwood will provide teams with:
    • 2 Pork Butts (6-8 lbs.)
    • 4 Racks of Ribs
    • 2 Pork Loins
  • Setup after 5:00 on June 10th
  • Cooks meeting at 7:00 June 10th
  • Meats will be served from 11:30 - 1:30 June 11th
  • The winners will be determined by People's Choice voting.
  • There will be awards for overall Grand Champion and Reserve Champion as well as awards for 1st & 2nd place in each of the categories. 
  • See the list of awards below (To Be Determined).
  • If interested contact Chris Combs at 814-359-2761 ext. 208 or email:
  • Download the rules and registration form by clicking here.