The Cresskill American Legion Post #21 will host a Barbecue Competition & Music Festival, Friday, September 29, 2017 through Sunday, October 1, 2017 at the Cresskill Sports Complex, 100 Third Street, Cresskill, New Jersey.

This Kansas City Barbecue Society (KCBS) sanctioned barbecue competition, the type you see on the hit TV series BBQ Pitmasters, features food, beverages, BBQ and live musical entertainment.

The KCBS event is a State Championship meaning that the winner has a chance to qualify for the Jack Daniels BBQ contest, considered the world championship of BBQ. The winner also receives an automatic invitation to the American Royal BBQ Contest, the largest BBQ competition in the world.

Festival Hours

  • Friday: 5:00 pm-10:00 pm
  • Saturday: 11:00 am-11:00 pm
  • Sunday: 11:00 am-6:00 pm

For more information, call 201-913-2712 or visit