Saturday May 11, 2013 from 7:00 AM to 2:00 PM EDT
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Riverfront Park in South Jordan 
11235 South 900 West
South Jordan, UT 84095

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Steve Phelps 
DADS of the Utah Down Syndrome Foundation 

D.A.D.S. BBQ Competition null

The UDSF is proud to be the Utah affiliate of D.A.D.S., a national organization supporting father's of children with Down syndrome. Don't miss the UDSF D.A.D.S. Family BBQ for fathers and their children with Down syndrome! Enjoy great food from the Utah BBQ Association and good company with other UDSF fathers! 

Utah BBQ

Sponsored in part by Jerry Seiner jerry seiner

Register Now!Schedule: 
5:30 - 6:15 AM Arrive: River Front Park, South River Front Parkway, (Meat Inspection on arrival). 
6:30 AM Cooks Meeting: Head cook from each team must attend.
7:00 AM Start Cooking: 
12:00 Noon: Chicken Turn in +- 5 minutes, (turn in's will start at 11:55 and finish at 12:05 exactly).
1:00 PM: Ribs Turn in +- 5 minutes, (turn in's will start at 12:55 and finish at 1:05 exactly).
Judging will be completed by 1:30.
1:30 - 2:30 results will be scored.
2:30 Awards Ceremony.

The competition will be for Chicken and Ribs, you will need to enter samples for both to be considered for the reserve grand champion and grand champion awards.
Cooks will need to supply their own pits, charcoal, wood, LPG gas, there will not be any electricity available, but if you wish to cook in an electric pit you will need to supply your own electricity. You will need to supply enough chicken and ribs to put at least 6 portions in the competition turn in box, your own rubs and sauces, tables, knives, tongs, a couple of wash tubs, water, dish soap, hand soap, disinfectant, fire extinguisher, meat thermometer.

Your chicken can be wings, breasts, thighs, drumsticks, (most teams cook thighs or drumsticks but it will be your choice of what you turn in), you will need to put at least 6 pieces in the box for the turn in, chicken can be whole pieces, slices, pulled or chopped!

Your ribs can be, loin or baby back, spare ribs, or St Louis style trimmed spare ribs, you will need to put at least 6 ribs, (with the bone in), in the box. Country style ribs are not allowed!

There will be NO Garnish in the boxes, you will be supplied with the turn in boxes at the cooks meeting, and with foil squares, to put into the bottom of the Styrofoam boxes to help protect the box from your hot cooked meat. 

There will be trophies for First, Second and Third in each category, (chicken and ribs), the Reserve Grand Champion and the Grand Champion, Reserve GC and Grand Champion, will be awarded to the best combined scores for the chicken and ribs category's. 

Trophies will be awarded for:

Grand Champion
Reserve Grand Champion

Chicken category
First Place
Second Place
Third Place

Ribs category 
First Place
Second Place
Third Place

The entry fees will all go to support the activities of DADS, (Dads Appreciating Down syndrome), and UDSF, (Utah Down Syndrome Foundation), through out the year.

Further information will be made available as soon as we have it, the Utah BBQ Organization will be supporting and running the contest.

All teams are welcome. Thank you for your support.