Welcome to the Official website of the
3rd Annual Swinetastic BBQ Festival!

Maryland State Championship!!!

Friday June 14th from 4pm to 10pm and Saturday June 15th from 11am to 7pm can’t come fast enough!

CQue Events is happy to bring to historic Frederick, Maryland a nationally sanctioned BBQ Contest, just like you see on the Food Network and A&E’s BBQ Pitmaster’s. The Great Frederick Fairgrounds will be the setting for this great event. The festival will be a two day event with Saturdays contest being the nationally sanctioned Kansas City BBQ Society event. This event will be held during father’s day weekend, with live music, games, great food and a beer garden!! Proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society and the Frederick County Mental Health Association.. Come out and see BBQ teams from all over the country compete for great prizes and trophies. We hope to see you there!!!! Feel free to contact us at swinetastic@comcast.net.

THE KANSAS CITY BARBEQUE SOCIETY (KCBS), a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting and enjoying barbeque, is the world’s largest organization of barbeque and grilling enthusiasts with over 14,000 members worldwide.

KCBS sanctions over 300 barbeque contests coast-to-coast throughout America. From volunteering to actual event production, our members also offer assistance to civic and charitable organizations who organize events. KCBS Rules and Regulations (PDF).


Thank you for all your support!

Still looking for Sponsors for 2013, please email us for more information.