The Texas Kosher BBQ Championship

The Texas Kosher BBQ Championship

The Texas Kosher BBQ Championship

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7th Annual Texas Kosher BBQ Championship – Schedule of Events

Thursday, November 7th, 2019

Delivery and Kashering of BBQ Pits                                                          9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Team Meeting- Vexler Chapel                                                                   6:00 p.m.

Volunteer Meeting- Main Sanctuary                                                       7:30p.m.                             


Friday, November 8th, 2019


Team site setup                                                                                           9 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Kosher Prep Kitchen Opens- assigned times                                        9 a.m. (sign-up for team time)

Kashering of BBQ Pits and Utensils                                                             9 a.m.

Meat Prep Kitchen Closes                                                                            4:30 p.m.

Kitchen closes and Refrigerated Truck Locked                                     5:00 p.m. Sharp


Saturday, November 9th, 2019


Gates open for teams                                                                                    3:30 p.m.

Volunteers Arrive                                                                                            5:30 p.m.

Gates Open for Pre-Q                                                                                    6:15 p.m.

Havdallah Services- BBQ Team Area                                                        6:25 p.m.

Light Your Fires- BBQ Team Area                                                               6:45 p.m.

Gates Open for Showdown at Sundown- Courtyard                        7:30 p.m.

DJ Music:  Polo Cuellar- Main Stage                                                          7:30 p.m.

Dinner Served                                                                                                  8:00 p.m.

Showdown at Sundown Ends                                                                     11:30 p.m.


Sunday, November 10th, 2019


Team Pit Boss Meeting- Judges Chambers                                                  7:00 a.m.

Morning Minyan                                                                                              9:00 a.m.

BBQ Gates Open                                                                                              10:00 a.m.

Singing of the National Anthem- Vicki Adelstein                            10:05 a.m.

Kiddie Korral Opens- H-E-B Buddy appearance                              10:00 a.m.

Live Music:  Three Volt Dimes- Main Stage                                           11:00 a.m.

Kosher Hot Dog, Jalapeno, & Pickle Eating Contest- Main Stage  12:00 p.m.

Celebrity Judging- Main Stage                                                                    2:00 p.m.

Awards Ceremony- Main Stage                                                                 2:30 p.m.

7th Annual Texas Kosher BBQ Championship Ends                             3:00 p.m.


BBQ Team Turn-In


Beans                                                                                                                    8:30 a.m.

Chicken                                                                                                                10:00 a.m.

Fish                                                                                                                        11:00 a.m.

Brisket                                                                                                                  12:00 p.m.


Beer and Drink Stations open throughout the event time Saturday and Sunday