26th Annual AGC Houston Barbecue Cook-Off & Fair Set For March 24 & 25, 2017

It's 26 years of history in the making and it's your kind of party! Get ready to fire up the barbecue pits as Houston's commercial construction industry takes over Sam Houston Race Park's West parking lot for two days. 

AGC Houston is excited to produce the 26th Annual AGC Houston Fair and BBQ Cook-off March 24 & 25, 2017 featuring the popular Client Networking Night on Friday and Family Fun on Saturday.This barbecue competition is sanctioned by the Texas Gulf Coast BBQ Cooker's Association. 


Click here for a SPONSORSHIP FORM  

Click here for a COOK-TEAM PACKET  

Please note: Each guest must have a ticket for entry to the Barbecue Cook-Off & Fair.  AGC Houston does not sell tickets nor will tickets be sold on site. Tickets are only available through Barbecue Cook-Off cook teams only. 


Pre-Paid Parking: Enter Parking Lot 6 off of Fallbrook Road
Pay $10 At Gate Parking: Enter Parking Lot 7 off of Fallbrook Road

Important Dates

February 24 - Cook Team Registration Due 
February 28 - Mandatory Cook Team Meeting - 3:00 p.m.
March 1 - Sponsorship Deadline


Sam Houston Race Park - West Lot
7575 N. Sam Houston Parkway West

Event Schedule

Friday, March 24 Events

7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.     Team Move-in
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.   Client Networking Party & Competition 
Categories to be judged: Salsa, Crawfish, Margarita

Saturday, March 25 Events

10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.   BBQ Competition
Categories to be judged: BBQ (Brisket, Chicken, Ribs), Open Dish, Bloody Mary
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Kids' Zone
4:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.      Awards Presentation