Apopka Proud BBQ Showdown Logo

2021 Apopka BBQ Showdown
Presented by Sonny's BBQ
April 9 and 10, 2021!

This event is sanctioned by the Florida BBQ Association.

Apopka's BBQ Showdown is Florida's largest and best competition for professional and backyard cook teams.

The competition runs April 9 and 10, 2021 at the Northwest Recreation Complex
(3710 Jason Dwelley Parkway, Apopka, FL 32712). 

Set up is at at 2500 Appy Road, Apopka, FL 32712. Please Note: A quiet time is in effect from 11 PM of the night prior to judging until 6 AM the following morning. 

Join us for some barbecuing fun! 

Enter today to compete in the following categories for prize money for Barbecue!

Apopka BBQ Showdown Flyer with event details and event sponsor logos.

Florida Barbecue Association Logo 


Professional BBQ Division

Professional BBQ Application (PDF)
Please submit a W-9 Form with Application (PDF)

Online Professional BBQ Application

Backyard BBQ Division

Backyard BBQ Application (PDF)
Online BBQ Application

Rules and Other Applications

BBQ Team Rules (PDF)
All team rules and regulations are in accordance with the Florida BBQ Association, as posted on their website
To apply to judge one or more of the competitions, visit the Florida BBQ Association website:     http://fbabbq.com
Sponsorship Agreement Form (PDF)

Join us for Music at the Amphitheater

Hometown Showcase and Fireworks
April 10, 2021 beginning at 3 PM
at the Apopka Amphitheater 

Featuring Bailey Callahan with The Chad Cribb Band, Johnny and the Moon Dogs, and Bobby Sanders
with Special Guest: Firefighter Jeremias Williams from American Idol Audition

Visit our City Events page for complete details. 

Hometown Showcase Banner Ad with Event Details and Sponsor Logos

Thank You Sponsors

Event Sponsors

City of Apopka Logo Sonny's Barbecue Logo

Dan Newlin Injury Attorneys Logo
Dan Newlin Injury Attorneys

Mullinax Ford Logo  Waste Management Logo    Liner Patch Apopka FL logo

Nelsons Tents and Events Logo     103.1 The Wolf Logo  Apopka Elks Lodge 2422 Logo   Hilton Garden Inn Apopka City Center Logo

City of Apopka, Sonny's BBQ, Dan Newlin Injury Attorneys, Mullinax Ford, Waste Management, Liner Patch Apopka, FL, 
Nelsons Tents & Events, 103.1 The Wolf, Apopka Elks Lodge #2422, Hilton Garden Inn Apopka City Center