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Unlock Your Path to BBQ Glory with SSNS Tier Rows

Immerse yourself in the sizzling world of BBQ competition with SSNS Festival’s Tier Rows. Choose your tier, claim your spot, and get ready to compete for BBQ glory!

Barbecue BBQ Competition - SSNS Festival - Southern Smoke N Sip Festival - Pit Master Cooking

Choose Your Tier, Claim Your Space, and Compete with the Best!

Tap on the Tier Row of your choice for more information..

BRONZE ROW - $200

Just Competitors BBQ Smoker Pit
Small Tent 8x8
No Pick Up Truck in Location
(Space 10ft x 15ft)
Must get permit from City of Helotes (Competitor Responsibility)

Finish Entry Process

1.) Fill out BBQ Team Application
2.) Sign BBQ Competition Release
3.) Make Your Payment For BBQ Competition
4.) Allow 2-5 Days for Processing
5.) You will receive Congrats Email, Payment Confirmation, & Participation Certificate
Start Competitor Process - Click Here

SILVER ROW - $250

Competitors BBQ Smoker Pit
Small Tent 8x8
Pick Up Truck in Location
(Space 15ft x 20ft)
Must get permit from City of Helotes (Competitor Responsibility)

Finish Entry Process

1.) Fill out BBQ Team Application
2.) Sign BBQ Competition Release
3.) Make Your Payment For BBQ Competition
4.) Allow 2-5 Days for Processing
5.) You will receive Congrats Email, Payment Confirmation, & Participation Certificate
Start Competitor Process - Click Here

GOLD ROW - $300

Competitors BBQ Smoker Pit
Small to Medium Size Tent
Pick Up Truck or Small RV in Location
(Space 20ft x 30ft)
Three (3) Complimentary General SSNS Tickets (Friday Tickets)
Free Permit Included City of Helotes (Festival Responsibility)

Finish Entry Process

1.) Fill out BBQ Team Application
2.) Sign BBQ Competition Release
3.) Make Your Payment For BBQ Competition
4.) Allow 2-5 Days for Processing
5.) You will receive Congrats Email, Payment Confirmation, & Participation Certificate
Start Competitor Process - Click Here

PLATINUM ROW - $350

Competitors BBQ Smoker Pit
Medium to Large Size Tent
Pick Up Truck or RV in Location
(Space 25ft x 40ft)
Five (5) Complimentary General SSNS
Tickets (Friday Tickets)
10% Off Beer & 5% Liquor
Free Permit Included City of Helotes (Festival Responsibility)

Finish Entry Process

1.) Fill out BBQ Team Application
2.) Sign BBQ Competition Release
3.) Make Your Payment For BBQ Competition
4.) Allow 2-5 Days for Processing
5.) You will receive Congrats Email, Payment Confirmation, & Participation Certificate
Start Competitor Process - Click Here

DIAMOND ROW - $450

Competitors BBQ Smoker Pit
Large Size Tent
Pick Up Truck or RV in Location
(Space 30ft x 40ft)
Three (3) Complimentary VIP SSNS Tickets (Friday Tickets)
20% Off Beer & 10% Liquor
1 VIP Parking Passes
Team VIP Passes (All Access To Park)
Free Permit Included City of Helotes (Festival Responsibility)

Finish Entry Process

1.) Fill out BBQ Team Application
2.) Sign BBQ Competition Release
3.) Make Your Payment For BBQ Competition
4.) Allow 2-5 Days for Processing
5.) You will receive Congrats Email, Payment Confirmation, & Participation Certificate
Start Competitor Process - Click Here

PRESDIENTIAL ROW - $500

Competitors BBQ Smoker Pit
Large Size Tent
Pick Up Truck or RV in Location
(Space 40ft x 40ft)
Five (5) Complimentary VIP SSNS Tickets (Friday Tickets)
30% Off Beer & 20% Liquor
2 VIP Parking Passes
Team VIP Passes (All Access To Park)
Free Permit Included City of Helotes (Festival Responsibility)

Finish Entry Process

1.) Fill out BBQ Team Application
2.) Sign BBQ Competition Release
3.) Make Your Payment For BBQ Competition
4.) Allow 2-5 Days for Processing
5.) You will receive Congrats Email, Payment Confirmation, & Participation Certificate
Start Competitor Process - Click Here

The SSNS BBQ Competition, where pitmasters from around the region gather to showcase their skills, compete for top honors, and their piece of up to $20,000 in cash and prizes. At SSNS, we offer competitors the opportunity to choose from six distinct Tier Rows, each with its own set of exclusive benefits and perks. From Bronze to Presidential, there’s a tier for every competitor, providing varying levels of space, amenities, and exposure.

Spaces are Limited – Register Now Before They're Gone!

Southern Smoke N Sip|BBQ PitMaster Process
Southern Smoke N Sip|BBQ PitMaster Process

COMPETITION Benefits:

Secure a prime location in the heart of the competition area, ensuring maximum visibility and accessibility for your team.

Enjoy exclusive VIP amenities and access, including stage areas, Food Court, Marketplace, Hookahs, Beer & Liquor Bars, Car Show, Wrestling Matches, and dedicated restroom facilities.

Showcase your brand and skills to a diverse postmaster audience through promotional opportunities such as event app, announcements, and social media posts.

Receive complimentary SSNS Festival tickets for you and your team, allowing you to enjoy the event’s festivities when you’re not competing. (General Admission or VIP Tickets)

Take advantage of exclusive discounts on beverages, including beer and liquor, to keep your team refreshed and energized throughout the competition.

Gain access to extra parking including Regular Vendor Parking Passes, VIP parking passes, ensuring convenient and hassle-free parking close to the competition area.

Increase your team’s exposure and recognition within the BBQ community. Recognition opportunities provided by SSNS Festival & Lone Star Barbecue Society.

Secure Your Tier Row Today and Join the BBQ Competition!

To secure your spot in the SSNS BBQ Competition, simply select your desired Tier Row and complete the registration process online. Spaces are filling up fast, so don’t delay – join us for an unforgettable BBQ experience at the SSNS Festival!

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