Texas Gulf Coast BBQ Cookers Association (TGBCA)*
$150.00 cash prize for Grand Champion! **
$100.00 cash prize for Reserve Champion! **
Cash Prize for the Winner of each Meat Category! **
Trophies awarded for 1st through 3rd place in all categories!
Prize for best set-up!
** – 50% of the Gate Proceeds on Friday Night will be added to the Prize Money
Fire Fest is an annual fun, free family event, hosted jointly by the Houston Fire Museum and the Houston Fire Department – Val Jahnke Training Facility (VJTF). Proceeds and sponsorship of Fire Fest benefit the Fire Museum’s outreach and education programming, as well as VJTF and it’s programs to train firefighters. The purpose of the event is to raise awareness about fire departments in the Houston area, and raise awareness among children and their parents of fire and life safety.
The Houston Fire Museum, Inc. is a 501-C- 3 non-profit organization educating the community on fire and life safety and the history of the fire service. The Museum is supported by membership, gift shop sales and the generous contributions of foundations and corporations.