View Full Version : Contest Announcment The Minnesota Renaissance Festival OCT 2 & 3

09-08-2010, 07:56 PM
This came to me in an email today. Not KCBS, don't see prizes listed butt it might be a fun event and a trial run for MN area that want to compete at a different level

The Minnesota Renaissance Festival!
Weekends August 21 – October 3 and Friday, October 1

The 1st Annual “BBQ Competition” event
October 2 & 3, 2010

Don’t miss out on this opportunity!

Every year we look to improve the quality of the Festival by providing our patrons with unique opportunities. In turn, this allows us to provide great opportunities to people such as you!

For the first time we are opening our gates BBQ crews/teams and BBQ restaurants from around the Mid-West. The first annual BBQ Competition event will be an opportunity for Renaissance Festival patrons to experience a festival within the Festival, hence providing teams the opportunity to spread knowledge about their team and their passion for BBQ.

As a team at the “BBQ Competition” event you will receive the following:
file:///C:/DOCUME%7E1/PHIL%7E1.PHI/LOCALS%7E1/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image001.jpg Four FREE admission to the Renaissance Festival on the day(s) you will be competing
file:///C:/DOCUME%7E1/PHIL%7E1.PHI/LOCALS%7E1/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image001.jpg A 10 x 20 display area in our Special Events Field
file:///C:/DOCUME%7E1/PHIL%7E1.PHI/LOCALS%7E1/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image001.jpg Discount coupons for family and friends

The registration form and more information are included with this letter. Please feel free to contact me with questions. Registration will be due July 30, 2010.

Thank you,

Leah Frank
Marketing Assistant
Mid-America Festivals
952.445.7361 Ext. 223
www.renaissancefest.com (http://www.renaissancefest.com/)

09-08-2010, 07:58 PM
2010 Minnesota Renaissance Festival
BBQ Competition Application
October 2 & 3, 2010

Please complete the form below and mail to 1244 S Canterbury Rd., Suite 306, Shakopee, MN 55379. Attention: BBQ Competition Forms may also be received via e-mail to Leah Frank at marketing@renaissancefest.com or fax 952-445-7380.
· Application fee of $25 per category per day.

Contact Information
Organization/Team name: __________________________________________________ _____
Contact Name (Head Cook): __________________________________________________ ___
Address: __________________________________________________ ______________
City, State, Zip: __________________________________________________ ________
Phone: __________________________ Cell Phone #:___________________________
E-Mail address: __________________________________________________ ________
Alternate Contact (Assistant): __________________________________________________ __
Alternate Contact Phone #: _______________________ Cell: _____________________
BBQ category: ________Pork Loin ________ Chicken ________Pork Ribs

_________Saturday, October 2nd ____________Sunday, October 3rd

Total Entry Fee: $______________

Brief description of your team: Have you won any previous competitions? How long have you been cooking? What makes your team special? :
__________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ __________________________________________________ ________________________________________

_____________________________ ______________________ ____________
Signature Name printed Date

09-13-2010, 04:18 PM
Well crap that first one didn't translate well.
Any way I'm a Judge on the 3rd if anyone is going to be out there

09-13-2010, 09:43 PM
Got an e-mail about judging there also, but can't make it. Going to the Royal. Interesting to see how many teams they end up with. Hope you have a great time.